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Authorities Investigating Holiday Weekend Traffic Accident Which Left 12 Year Old In Ventura County Dead

Posted on Monday, May 27, 2013 2:21pm

Authorities are investigating a traffic accident which left a 12 year old bicyclist dead in Ventura County.

Simi Valley Police say a 12 year old, and an eight year old boy were riding bicycles around Tapo and Alamo Streets in Simi Valley around 7:30 Saturday night when the accident happened.

Officers say a big rig was turning from Tapo, onto Alamo, and the older boy was fatally injured. The eight year old boy was uninjured. Police say it appears to be an accident, and no charges have been filed in connection with the incident. They say they aren’t sure exactly what led to the accident, and are trying to piece ittogether.

The name of the boy who died hasn’t been released.

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