Delray Beach, FL (September 12, 2019) - A 9-year-old boy in Delray Beach was killed after being hit by a front loader on Wednesday, September 11th.
The Delray Beach Police responded to the crash scene. According to reports, the boy was riding his bicycle on the street while a front loader was traveling to a construction site from a parking lot. At some point, the boy was struck by the front loader and suffered fatal injuries. The boy was pronounced dead by rescue workers. Neither he nor the driver of the front loader have been identified.
Traffic homicide investigators are looking into the crash. Anyone with information is asked to call the Delray Beach Police at 561-243-7800.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the boy killed in this tragic Delray Beach incident.
Fatal accidents are reported in Florida about every three hours. Unfortunately, horrific incidents such as this can take place anywhere at any time. Police will continue to investigate this incident in an effort to determine exactly how it occurred and whether negligence played a role in the tragic death of this young child.
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