Bicyclist seriously hurt in crash

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A 15-year old boy suffered life threatening injuries when the bicycle he was riding was struck by a minivan. Pima County Sheriff's Deputies say the crash happened on Wednesday, September 17 at 3:20 p.m. at the intersection of Ruthrauff and La Cholla.

Witesses say the teen was pulling out of a gas station on the southeast corner of the intersection when the minivan turned off Ruthrauff onto southbound La Cholla and collided with the bike. The bicyclist was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.