Teenager Fatally Struck by Vehicle in Kila

A 13-year-old boy died March 16 after he was struck by a Ford Ranger on Highway 2

By Beacon Staff

A 13-year-old boy on Saturday afternoon died after he was struck by a vehicle on U.S. Highway 2 in Kila, according to the Montana Highway Patrol.

A Ford Ranger driven by a 70-year-old Kila man was traveling westbound on the highway at mile marker 114 when he struck the pedestrian, who was pronounced dead at the scene on March 16 at 4:30 p.m.

The investigation is ongoing.