15-year-old skateboarder injured in West Palm Beach

15-year-old skateboarder injured in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A teen was injured while skateboarding Thursday afternoon in West Palm Beach.

Police say a 15-year-old skateboarder was riding westbound on Flamingo Drive and failed to yield to a car driving northbound on Parker Avenue and was struck.


The teen was transported to St. Mary's Medical Center as a trauma alert.

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