Boy, 4, killed by semi-truck while riding bike
A four-year-old boy is dead after the bike he was riding ran into traffic on a busy Northwest suburban road.
Sheriff’s police say the boy was on a bike that rolled down a driveway and onto Oakton Street between Elk Grove Village and Mount Prospect at about 1:30 p.m. Monday.
The bike was hit by the rear axle of a semi-trailer truck.
The boy was pronounced dead on the scene.
His identity has not been released.