11 year old cyclist killed in Elgin County

CKTB- News- Child killed

A heartbreaking story out of Elgin County after an 11 year old cyclist was killed in a crash.

OPP officers worked late into the night after getting the call around 9:00 last night when a southbound vehicle hit the child on Carter Road north of Highway 3.

The child was taken to hospital with life threatening injuries and later died from those injuries.

OPP say it's a stark reminder for drivers to watch out for children at play as we near the end of the school year.