Police in Belleville are reporting a fatal crash investigation involving a 13-year-old juvenile male from Belleville.
According to police, on Tuesday, June, at approximately 5:30 p.m., Belleville Police were notified of a motorcycle crash at the intersection of Joralemon Street and Garden Ave.
Police said when officers arrived on the scene, they observed a juvenile male unresponsive.
The juvenile was transported to Clara Maass Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
According to police, a preliminary investigation revealed the juvenile was operating a dirt bike on Joralemon Street when he lost control and subsequently struck a utility pole.
The investigation is still active and ongoing.
“We ask that you keep the family in your thoughts and prayers” police said.