June 23, 2014 at 9:24 am

Authorities: Boy dies in crash involving 4-wheeler in U.P.

Brampton Township — Authorities say a 12-year-old boy is dead after a four-wheeler he was riding on collided with a semi-truck in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

WLUC-TV reports that an initial investigation found that the boy was a passenger on the four-wheeler, which was crossing a highway in Delta County’s Brampton Township on Sunday at the time of the crash involving the truck.

The operator of the four-wheeler was treated and released. Names of those involved weren’t immediately released. The crash is under investigation.