KENOCKEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (CBS DETROIT/ AP) — A 13-year-old boy has died and a 10-year-old boy was critically injured Thursday night after the go-kart they were riding on was hit by a vehicle in Kenockee Township.
The boys were taken to a local hospital where the older boy was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Michigan Public Service Commission Says The State Won't Be Affected By Gas Shortage
The St. Clair County sheriff’s office says from preliminary investigation the boys ran a stop sign before being hit and were going about 45 miles.READ MORE: Five Michigan Students Named 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars
St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon says the names won’t be released yet, but the boys were related calling it an “extremely tragic incident.”MORE NEWS: Beaumont & Other Metro Detroit Clinics Begin Pfizer Vaccinations For Ages 12 & Up
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