Teen dead after collision between dirt bikes, vehicle

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A 14-year-old boy died after the dirt bike he was driving collided with a vehicle Sunday afternoon. (CBC - image credit)
A 14-year-old boy died after the dirt bike he was driving collided with a vehicle Sunday afternoon. (CBC - image credit)

Ottawa police are investigating a fatal collision between teens on dirt bikes and a vehicle near Munster in the city's rural southwest.

Police said three people riding dirt bikes were travelling north on Munster Road just after 4 p.m. Sunday when two of them collided with a vehicle heading east on Franktown Road.

Two boys, 14 and 15, were rushed to CHEO and the Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital, police told CBC.

The 14-year-old died from his injuries, while the 15-year-old suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Police have not released the name of the victim.