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Boy dead after hit by vehicle in Niagara Region: police

Don Mitchell / Global News

Niagara Regional Police (NRPS) say a 4-year-old boy died after a collision with a pickup truck in Lincoln, Ont., on Monday afternoon.

Officers responded to a call just after 4 p.m. and discovered the child in an area near Greenlane Road and Bartlett Street.

The boy was riding a snow sled when he entered the roadway and was hit by the passing truck, according to the NRPS collision unit.

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Niagara EMS says the boy suffered “a traumatic head injury.” He died from injuries in hospital.

The incident remains under investigation.

 

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