Police are investigating a dirt bike crash south of Hamilton on Monday that claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.
According to investigators, the boy was riding on a rural property on Binbrook Rd. with another family member at around 6 p.m. when they became separated.
Later, the family member found the boy, but he had fallen off his bike and was unresponsive.
The child did not have any vital signs when emergency crews arrived on scene, and he was later pronounced dead in hospital.
The victim’s name has not been released.
An accident reconstruction team was at the scene Monday looking to determine what caused the crash.