Manchester Boy Injured in Bicycle/Truck Collision

A Manchester boy was injured when his bicycle was hit by a pickup truck.

It happened Friday night in downtown Manchester at the intersection of Main and Franklin.

Manchester Police say a pickup truck driven by 61-year old Jay Schmitt of Manchester was traveling westbound on Main when he hit a bicycle that entered the road.

Schmitt was not hurt.

The 8-year old boy riding the bicycle, whose name has not been released, was injured and transported to Regional Medical Center. Authorities say his injuries appeared to be serious.

No charges have been filed in the accident.