SYCAMORE – A 14-year-old skateboarder suffered non-life-threatening injuries Monday after being struck by a car northwest of Sycamore.
The skateboarder was headed south on Brickville Road south of North Grove Road about 3:10 p.m. Monday when a south-bound 1994 Honda Sedan struck her from behind, according to a news release from the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office. An ambulance from Sycamore took her to Kishwaukee Community Hospital.
Sheriff's police were unable to release more details Tuesday on her condition.
The sedan's driver, Shannon L. Pham, 17, of the 500 block of DeKalb Avenue in DeKalb, was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid a crash.