Man hit teen on bike with truck, fled scene, officers say

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) - Boise Police arrested a 46-year-old Boise man after he hit a teen on a bicycle and then took off, Boise Police says.

Witnesses tell police the suspect, Edward Pruett, was driving a truck when he struck teen near the intersection of Cole Road and Ustick Road Saturday morning. Officials say Pruett fled the scene in his vehicle.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries.

Police were able to track Pruett down and arrested him on felony leaving the scene of an accident.