Teenager dead after crashing dirt bike into pole near 10th and Rosedale

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A teenager died after crashing his dirt bike into a pole on Tuesday in KCK.

The crash happened near 10th and Rosedale around 2 p.m., according to Terry Zeigler with the KCK Police Department.

Officers on scene said the rider wasn’t wearing a helmet. A release says he lost control as he turned onto South 10th Street and hit the utility pole. Emergency responders took him to a hospital, but he died from his injuries.

His identity still hasn’t been released.

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