RUTLEDGE, Mo. (AP) -- Authorities say a 9-year-old boy was killed in northeastern Missouri's Knox County when the dirt bike on which he was riding collided with a pickup truck.
Larry Hoover of Rutledge died after the accident Wednesday night on Route M, just south of Rutledge.
The 12-year-old boy who was driving the dirt bike sustained critical injuries and was flown to a Columbia hospital from the scene. His condition was not immediately known.
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