14 year old boy on scooter killed in Trenton collision


Provincial police are investigating a collision in Trenton, Ont., that claimed the life of a 14-year-old boy.

Police say the young teen from Quinte West was riding a scooter late Thursday afternoon when he was struck by a vehicle.

The incident happened at the intersection of King Street and Dufferin Avenue.

Police say paramedics rushed the boy to hospital in critical condition, but he died a short time later.

The boy’s name was not immediately released.

Investigators are asking anyone who witnessed the collision to contact them.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 7, 2021.