Teen hit and killed riding bike on Greenville road

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) – Authorities say a teenager is dead after being hit on his bicycle on Old Augusta Road.

Police say it happened around 8:12 p.m. Saturday.

The Greenville County Coroner’s Office says 15-year-old Takevis Rucker was hit by a vehicle traveling in the opposite direction.

Rucker was taken by EMS to Greenville Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Greenville Police Department’s collision reconstruction team responded to the scene and started gathering statements from witnesses, public information officer Johnathan Bragg said in a statement.

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