Boy, 6, hit and killed by snowmobile driven by aunt 0
A boy was killed when he was struck by a snowmobile near Lantier, Que., Sunday, March 23, 2014. (MICHEL DESBIENS/QMI Agency)
LANTIER, Que. -- A six-year-old boy was killed Sunday after being struck by a snowmobile driven by his aunt.
The noon-hour accident at a chalet in the Laurentians happened when the aunt was returning from a snowmobile ride during a family gathering and hit the boy as he was riding a toy snowmobile.
Police say the aunt was unable to see her nephew who was taken to hospital and pronounced dead later in the day.
The aunt was treated for shock.