Teen on bicycle hit by car

A Neelyville teenager is in serious condition after being hit by a car while riding a bicycle.

It happened shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday on Highway 67 just south of Neeylyville.

Investigators say 14-year-old Jesse Pentecost was attempting to cross the highway on his bicycle when he was hit by a car.

An ambulance rushed Pentecost to a Poplar Bluff hospital with serious injuries.

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