• June 28, 2019

Boy, 11, Killed in Collision with SUV in Colorado Springs

Boy, 11, Killed in Collision with SUV in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO - A young boy was killed in Colorado Springs Saturday, June 22, in a collision with a Chevy SUV.

According to police, 11-year-old Jacob Coates was riding a small, battery-powered motorcycle around 9 p.m. when he ran a red light and was struck by the SUV.

Authorities report that neither speed nor impairment appeared to be factors in the crash. Coates was a fifth-grader at Springs Adventist Academy, where his mother is a secretary.

We will update this post with more information when it becomes available.

Source: Colorado Springs Gazette


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