A boy died Tuesday night, Oct. 1 after being struck by a vehicle while riding a scooter in Meridian according to police.

The crash occurred shortly before 5 p.m.

The boy was rushed to the hospital where he died from his injuries, according to police.

The child’s name and age have not yet been released.

Police told 6 On Your Side the scooter rider was in a crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle.

Police said the driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

The accident is still under investigating.

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