13-year-old on way to pizzeria struck by car in Riverhead

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A 13-year-old suffered critical injuries when he was hit by a car Friday in Riverhead.

Police say the boy was crossing at the corner of Osborne Avenue and Pulaski Street when he was struck around 3 p.m. He was heading to grab a slice from Carlo's Pizza Oven.

Police say the driver stayed at the scene and said she didn't see the boy coming. She has not been charged.

The teen, who's a Riverhead Middle School student, was flown to Stony Brook University Hospital, where police say he remains in critical condition.

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