The teen spent 4 days in hospital before he died.
A 16-year-old boy has died in hospital today following a traffic collision in Co. Kildare on the 3rd July 2018.
The boy was cycling at Oughterard, Straffan at 4.50pm on the 3rd July when he was involved in a collision with a car.
He was taken to Beaumont Hospital where he was treated for head injuries and was pronounced dead earlier today. The driver of the car a woman in her 40s was not injured.
A Garda investigation into the collision is underway.