Posted: Apr 5, 2013 9:48 AM by MTN News
GREAT FALLS - A teenager died after falling out of a moving pickup truck on Thursday night.
The incident was reported at just before 10 p.m. and happened near the intersection of Fields Road and Fisher Road just south of Great Falls.
According to the Montana Highway Patrol, the 14-year-old boy was riding in the back of a pickup truck with another male when, for unknown reasons, he fell out.
He was airlifted to Benefis Hospital by Mercy Flight where he later died.
The MHP says that alcohol is not believed to be a factor.
Fields Road runs from 13th Street South east to Tracy, south of Great Falls.
The boy's name has not yet been released.