A 16-year-old boy who was hit by a truck in Regina while riding his bicycle has died in hospital.  The incident happened around 12:30 p.m. CST Monday near the corner of 7th Avenue and Athol Street in the city's north-central area.

The boy was taken to hospital and died the same day, police said.  Police said a preliminary investigation indicates the youth was riding his bike eastbound in the westbound lane.

The boy's family has been notified and the name has not been released.

Police and the coroner's office are continuing to investigate. There have been no charges laid.