A 13-year-old boy died at the l’hôpital du Nord early in the evening on Thursday (August 2nd). He was admitted there on 23 July. That day, he was riding a bicycle when he was hit by a van in Grand-Gaube.
Seriously injured, he was admitted to the intensive care unit. He did not survive his injuries. The autopsy performed on Thursday, August 3, attributed the cause of death to an intracranial injury.
The van driver was arrested and will be brought to justice this Friday. The police opened an investigation to determine the circumstances of the road accident.