(QUINTE WEST, ON) – On September 9th, 2017, at approximately 3:50 pm officers from the Quinte West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with the Quinte West Fire Department and Hastings-Qunte EMS attended to the area of Carmen Road for the report of a side by side off road vehicle collision with injuries.

As a result of the collision, a 9-year-old was transported to the hospital by ambulance with life threatening injuries and succumbed to his injuries today (September 10th) at the hospital. A 10-year-old boy was also transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers from the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigators attend the collision to assist with the investigation.

The incident is still under investigation.

The collision took place on Carman Road near 1865 Carman Road.