Teen dies after being hit by a trailer in Volusia County, police say

A 14-year-old boy has died after a crash in Port Orange Sunday morning, the Port Orange Police Department said.


According to a news release, the boy was hit by a trailer that was attached to a vehicle he had just exited.

Police said the crash happened around 11:15 a.m. on Dunlawton Ave, and law enforcement received a call for CPR in progress.

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There were no other cars involved, and no one else was injured.

Police said the teenager was taken to the Halifax Hospital in Daytona Beach in critical condition, and later died.

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The Port Orange Police Department Traffic Homicide Unit is investigating the crash.

If anyone witnessed or has information concerning this traffic crash, please contact Port Orange Police Department Traffic Homicide Investigator Carlyton Hambsh at 386-506-5849.

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