PD: 8-year-old boy dies after bike collides with car in south Phoenix

PHOENIX - A young boy died after he was hit by a vehicle in south Phoenix while riding his bike Wednesday night.

Phoenix police say the 8-year-old was riding southbound on 26th Drive and did not stop for the stop sign at Roeser Road.

He road into the intersection where he was struck by a westbound Dodge Nitro.

Phoenix police said the boy was transported to Phoenix Children's Hospital in extremely critical condition but later died from his injuries.

The 37-year-old woman driving the vehicle did stay at the scene and police say impairment does not appear to be a factor.

Police say the investigation is still ongoing.

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