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Teenage cyclist dies after being hit by car

10/01/2014 12:31 EDT | Updated 12/01/2014 05:59 EST
A 15-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car in Rivières-des-Prairies on Monday evening. 

He died on Tuesday afternoon. Police say they received word of his death on Wednesday morning.

The boy was heading east on Perras Blvd. when he was hit by a car heading onto Highway 25.

The Surete du Quebec is investigating the collision. It's still unknown if the teen or the driver ran a light, or if his bicycle had any lights.

Police say they still have witnesses to interview about the case before considering if any criminal charges might be laid.

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