Teen skateboarder hit, killed by car in Syosset
Cops say a 15-year-old skateboarder was hit and killed by a car in Syosset yesterday.
According to police, Oleksandr Safronv was skateboarding with a friend along South Oyster Bay Road when he was hit just after 1 p.m.
The teen collided with his friend and then hit his head on the ground.
Safronv died at the hospital. His friend fractured his ankle.
Police say the driver is not facing charges.
Fellow classmates at Bethpage High School, which Safronv attended, say grief counselors are helping his friends deal with his death.