Teen bicyclist struck by car dies from injuries
Aug. 08, 2018
BELFAST, Maine (AP) — A 15-year-old girl who was struck by a car while riding her bike over the weekend has died.
Laila Al-Matrouk, of Belfast, died Tuesday. According to a Facebook post by her sister, the teen had been on life support.
Police say Al-Matrouk was struck by a passing car Sunday on Route 1 in Belfast as she tried to make a left turn. She was taken to the hospital with severe injuries.
Police haven't charged the driver involved in the crash. An investigation continues.