EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah — Authorities in Eagle Mountain say a teenager has been critically injured after being struck by a car while riding a bicycle.

They say the 16-year-old boy was airlifted to Primary Children’s Hospital in critical condition Saturday.

The teen’s name hasn’t been released yet.

Eagle Mountain police say the accident occurred about 5 p.m. Saturday when the victim and his friend tried to cross Pony Express Parkway on their BMX bikes.

The other boy wasn’t injured.

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