A boy’s bright future was suddenly taken away from him after he died in a collision.
According to reports, a 9-year-old boy on a scooter was struck and killed while traveling along Walnut.
Authorities said the collision involving Mauricio Vigo, from Walnut, and a Mercedes-Benz happened while the boy was riding a scooter downhill along Wesleyan Avenue.
The boy was airlifted to Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles where he was announced dead after a short time.
The 49-year-old male driver was not cited.
Authorities are still investigating the fatal accident.