15-year-old killed in Va. when dirt bike collides with pickup truck

CLEVELAND, Va. (AP) - Virginia State Police say a 15-year-old boy was killed when the dirt bike he was riding the wrong way on a Cleveland road collided with a pickup truck.

The agency said in a news release that the crash happened about 8:15 p.m. Thursday on Shotgun Hollow Road.

Troopers say Teddy W. Fleming of Cleveland was traveling west in the eastbound lane.

Police say the dirt bike crashed head-on with a pickup truck.

Authorities say Fleming was not wearing a helmet, and the bike didn't have a light. Fleming died at a hospital. Troopers say the crash is under investigation.

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