IRVINE (CBSLA.com) — The Irvine Police Department says a 9-year-old boy was killed Friday afternoon while riding his bike.
The unidentified boy was struck by a van around 3:05 p.m., police said.READ MORE: Protests Continue Outside Sigma Nu House On USC's Fraternity Row As New Sexual Assault Allegations Emerge
The accident occurred at the intersection of Roosevelt and Bay Tree.
The van’s 57-year-old male driver remained at the scene.READ MORE: Lawmaker Calls For Change On California Film Sets After Prop-Gun Shooting Death Of Halyna Hutchins By Alec Baldwin
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
The victim was taken to a hospital, where authorities said he succumbed to his injuries around 3:35 p.m.MORE NEWS: Inland Empire Commuters Dealing With Wet And Dangerous Road Conditions
Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Irvine Police Department Traffic Sgt. Matt August at (949) 724-7023.