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Officials investigating traffic death of Ark tee

LONOKE, Ark. (AP) - The Lonoke County Sheriff's office is looking into the death of a 13-year-old boy during a traffic accident.

Authorities say the boy was riding a bicycle on Joyner Loop when he traveled onto Mount Tabor Road and collided with a vehicle about 7 p.m. Saturday.

Officials said Sunday the teen was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sheriff's deputies and Tri-Community Fire Department Rescue responded to the accident but were unable to save the boy, who was pronounced dead at the scene just before 8 p.m.

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