Police confirm 16-year-old killed in traffic incident
THIS morning a 16-year-old Darling Downs boy critically injured in a traffic incident at Bowenville on January 12 has died in hospital.
It was about 12.20am on Saturday when the boy fell from the tray of a utility vehicle being driven by a 20-year-old Centenary Heights man in the Bowenville Reserve.
The boy sustained life-threatening head injuries and was transported to Toowoomba Hospital.
Investigations by the Forensic Crash Unit are continuing.