Teen taken to hospital after falling from truck

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - A teenager was flown to the hospital after falling from the bed of a pick up truck.

It happened just before 7:30 p.m. in the 14000 block of Kenton Station Road.

Police say a 16-year-old boy was seated in the bed of a pick up truck when the operator of the truck attempted to drive across the parking lot, unaware that the teen was in the back. The teen fell from the bed and struck his head on the pavement.

The teen was taken to the hospital via Air Care. His name and condition have not been released.

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