10 year old boy dies in accident in Platte

Multple children were injured in the crash Wednesday night

Published 08/25 2016 04:50AM

Updated 08/25 2016 04:50AM

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A six-year-old boy died Wednesday in a two-vehicle crash east of Platte, South Dakota.

A 2000 Ford Ranger pickup truck, driven by a 14 year old,  was southbound on 376th avenue and entered the intersection with south dakota highway 44 when his vehicle collided with a 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee.

The three occupants in the pickup were not wearing seatbelts and were ejected from the vehicle.

Five others were injured in the crash, including two small children.

The South Dakota highway patrol is investigating the accident.
 

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