Henderson teen dies after struck by car


A 15-year-old Henderson boy died Sunday after being struck by a car Saturday night.

Henderson police said Lucas Ruiz-Brenes was crossing Center Street near Dogwood Street about 10 p.m. Saturday when he was struck by a Mercedes sport utility vehicle driven by Imre Dayka, 77.

The boy was not in a marked crosswalk.

He died at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center Sunday afternoon.

Dayka was booked at the Henderson Detention Center Saturday night on a charge of felony DUI with substantial bodily harm or death.

 

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