Funeral services set for Eagan teen killed in crash

Patric Vitek. Photo: Courtesy of Dakota Hills Middle School's yearbook
Patric Vitek.

Updated: November 08, 2019 11:48 AM

An Eagan teen who died after being struck by a vehicle while biking to school last week will be laid to rest Friday.

Funeral services are planned for Patric Vitek at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas Becket Catholic Church.


Thirteen-year-old Patric was riding his bike eastbound on Diffley Road last Friday when a vehicle struck the rear tire of Patric's bike. He was transported to Regions Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. 

More from

Eagan families confront city leaders with safety concerns after fatal Diffley Road bike accident

Gopher hockey team to wear memorial sticker for Eagan teen killed in crash

Eagan hockey community gathers to remember 13-year-old killed in crash

Police: 13-year-old killed in bike versus vehicle collision in Eagan

Since Patric's death, the community has renewed a call for safety improvements along that road.

Connect with KSTP

Join the conversation on our social media platforms. Share your comments on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages.



Copyright 2019 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company


Gov. Walz gives update on protests, public safety concerns in Minnesota

Minneapolis issues safety tips for residents' safety amid expected violent protests, unrest

LIVE COVERAGE: KSTP follows the ongoing riots and unrest in the Twin Cities

Multiple cities, counties around the metro issue curfews

Major interstates, highways to be closed due to unrest in the Twin Cities

Looking for ways to help? Here are some community, donation resources in Twin Cities