NEW ORLEANS — A 16-year-old boy died Thursday when he lost control of the dirt bike he was driving and struck a tree.
The accident occurred shortly after 7 p.m. in the 1500 block of North Dorgenois Street, New Orleans Police Department spokesman Officer Frank Robertson III said in an email.
The boy died at a hospital, Robertson said.
No one else was injured in the accident, which is still under investigation, Robertson said.
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