Teen hit and killed while riding a bicycle in Putnam County

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PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB)-- A teen has died in Putnam County after his bicycle was hit by a car.

FHP says Paul Shamblin of Pomona Park was leaving a driveway on US 17 just after 7 p.m. Tuesday. When a car headed North collided with the 16-year-old on his bicycle. Shamblin was rushed to Putnam Medical where he was pronounced dead.

State Troopers do not believe alcohol was a factor.