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13-Year-Old Boy Killed While Riding His Bike

Sun 7-23-2017

(Emmetsburg)-- A 13-year-old boy was killed Friday while riding his bike in Emmetsburg. 

Police say a semi was westbound on Highway 18 and was turning onto Monroe Street. Officers say the boy was riding his bike on a sidewalk. Police say the boy went into the semi driver's blind spot as the driver of the truck turned into the parking lot of a feed mill. The semi then collided with the bicycle.

The 13-year-old boy, Colby Sandbulte of Emmetsburg, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the collision is still under investigation.