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Boy, 14, Killed in Dirt Bike Collision

May 17, 2012 8:34 AM | News

A 14-year-old boy was killed Wednesday night when his dirt bike collided with another vehicle.

RCMP say the accident happened at about 8 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 257 and 252 in the RM of Wallace west of Virden.

The teen was travelling southbound at the time when he attempted to cross Highway 257 and collided with an eastbound vehicle driven by a 36-year-old area woman.

The boy was taken to hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. His name isn’t being released.

Police are continuing to investigate and say the rider was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

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