12-Year-Old Boy Dies Following Snowmobile Crash In Idaho - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

12-Year-Old Boy Dies Following Snowmobile Crash In Idaho

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A 12-year-old boy who collided with his father after the two approached a jump on snowmobiles from opposite directions has died.
    
Ada County Coroner Erwin Sonnenberg says Nolan Kreczkowski of Bellevue died at a Boise hospital Monday night.
    
Blaine County Sheriff Gene Ramsey says the crash also involving 47-year-old Keith Kreczkowski occurred about 4 p.m. Sunday south of Bellevue.
    
Ramsey says the two approached a small rise used for jumping the machines and neither saw the other until it was too late.
    
Ramsey says it was a high-speed collision causing both riders to lose their helmets. Ramsey says both riders received head and chest trauma.
    
Keith Kreczkowski was being treated at St. Luke's in Boise.

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