Deputies: 12-year-old boy on scooter fatally struck by pickup truck in Lake Stevens

LAKE STEVENS, Wash. — A 12-year-old boy died Tuesday evening after he was hit by a pickup Truck in Lake Stevens, deputies said.

The incident happened in the 5500 block of 91st Avenue Northeast.

Investigators said the boy and a friend were riding scooters in a driveway when he darted out into the street and was struck by a pickup truck.

The driver was not able to stop in time and hit the child, deputies said.

The pickup truck driver stopped and rendered aid on the child until medics arrived.

Deputies said the boy died at the scene.

Snohomish County detectives are investigating the collision and the driver is cooperating with investigators.