Teen killed in Colo. Springs skateboarding crash

COLORADO SPRINGS — Authorities say a 13-year-old boy is dead after falling and hitting his head while skateboarding in Colorado Springs.

Police say the boy, whose name has not been released, was riding down Howard Avenue in the northeastern part of the city just before 6 p.m. Saturday when he lost control, hit a curb and hit his head when he was flung to the ground. The Gazette reports the teen was not wearing a helmet.


COMMENTS

Commenting is not available in this channel entry.


TOP JOBS
  • Full Time Teller/csr

    Full Time Teller/CSRposition with benefits including paid time...

  • Rns

    Find Your Life'sWork at HopeWest.Our team of nurses is growing...

  • Graphic Artist

    The Nickel is looking for a creative, innovative, experienced graphic des...

  • Delivery Route

    BUSINESS OPPORTUNITYWould you like to deliver newspapersa...

  • Rn, Lpn Or Ma

    4-5 days/week in Medical Specialty office w/benefits.Experience r...

  • Finance & Administrative Director

    Finance & Administrative DirectorThe City of Ouray is seeking a f...

Search More Jobs





THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Advertiser Tearsheet
Information

© 2017 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy