Boy, 6, hit and killed by snowmobile driven by aunt

LANTIER

LANTIER

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 12:33 AM ET

LANTIER, Que. -- A six-year-old boy was killed Sunday after being struck by a snowmobile driven by his aunt.

The noon-hour accident at a chalet in the Laurentians happened when the aunt was returning from a snowmobile ride during a family gathering and hit the boy as he was riding a toy snowmobile.

Police say the aunt was unable to see her nephew who was taken to hospital and pronounced dead later in the day.

The aunt was treated for shock.

 


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