Boy dies after being hit by a car on Route 20
BRIDGEWATER, N.Y. (WKTV) - Eleven-year-old Elijah J. Dibble, who was hit by a car Monday afternoon, has died after being hospitalized for his injuries, officials with New York State Police said.
Dibble was at the Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse suffering from a serious head injury.
Police said Dibble was riding his bike, exiting the driveway of his home on Route 20 in the Town of Bridgewater when he was hit by a car driving westbound. The accident happened at around 12:49 p.m.
The driver of the car that hit Dibble is 27-year-old Eric Hale of West Winfield.
The accident is under investigation, although no charges are expected to be filed.