A day in the park turned tragic for the family of a six year-old boy who died while riding a motorized dirt bike. At about 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Police responded to the park adjacent to the Eddie Tam Gym in Makawao. The boy was in critical condition when authorities arrived.
The young victim was transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center with life threatening injuries. The boy died from his injuries. The six year old male was not wearing any protective gear at the time of the accident which is currently under investigation.