A 16-year-old boy was killed after being hit by a vehicle while he was riding his skateboard in Walkersville, Maryland on Sunday afternoon, police said.
Around 2:10 p.m., police received a call about a collision involving a truck and a pedestrian.
The truck was traveling westbound on Devilbiss Bridge Road at Heritage Farm Park Road when the vehicle struck a pedestrian riding a skateboard.
The truck driver has been identified as 18-year-old Austin James.
The victim was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. He has not been identified.
No additional information has been released at this time.