14-year-old cyclist struck by police car

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BENSONHURST, Brooklyn — A police car struck a 14-year-old cyclist in Brooklyn Wednesday night, police said.

Police had their lights and siren on and were responding to an emergency, officials said. The boy was struck by a side-view mirror at 18th Avenue and 78th Street in Bensonhurst around 9:15 p.m.

The boy was transported to Maimonides Medical Center in stable condition, police said.