A Bethpage teenager was injured after falling from the rear truck bed of a pickup truck in a parking lot on Wednesday, June 15th at 11:25 p.m.
According to Nassau County Police, the sixteen year-old fell from the truck when the driver was driving in circles in a parking lot near the vicinity of Stewart Avenue and Arumdaun Street, while there were two passengers in the truck bed. The sixteen year-old suffered facial and skull fractures, and was transported to a local hospital. He was listed in critical but stable condition.
The fifteen year-old driver was charged with reckless endangerment and was released with an appearance ticket.