Hill Bombing

Eric Pederson was killed while riding a skateboard down a winding road in the Angeles National Forest. The 20-year-old slammed into a dump truck. (credit: Facebook)

Skateboarder, 20, Fatally Struck By Dump Truck In Angeles National Forest Identified

Pederson, along with two other skateboarders and a van driver were “hill bombing” — a daredevil practice of skateboarding on curvy, winding roads.

03/21/2015

(credit: CBS)

‘Hill Bombing’ Has Kids Taking Skateboarding To Deadly New Extreme

Kids are taking skateboarding to deadly new extremes and CBS2 caught it on tape. More adolescents and teens are “bombing” – where skateboarders skate down hills at speeds up to 45 mph, often without helmets.

04/26/2012