A teenage boy has died after suffering serious head injuries in a horror trail bike crash at Kingston yesterday.
Police said the boy was riding the bike with a 16-year-old girl pillion passenger along Eridani Avenue, when they lost control and left the roadway around 5.10pm.
They then collided with a wooden power pole at the intersection with Sirius Street.
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The 17-year-old boy sustained significant head injuries was rushed to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in a critical condition.
Police confirmed in a statement a short time ago that sadly, he succumbed to his injuries and passed away in hospital.
The teenage girl remains in a stable condition in hospital with serious leg injuries.
The Forensic Crash Unit is investigating, with police appealing for any witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to contact them.
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