AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– A 15-year-old boy was struck and killed by a car on Halloween night. The deadly crash happened at South Chambers Road near East Hampden Circle about 6:15 p.m.
The teenager, identified as Wyatt, was struck by a Subaru. Police in Aurora are investigating the crash and believe the teen may have stepped into the pathway of the car.READ MORE: All Lanes Of C-470 At Quebec Closed For Multi-Vehicle Crash
He was rushed to the hospital where he died a short time later. The teenager was two months from turning 16.READ MORE: Second Skier Death Reported At Eldora Ski Area In Seven Days
The driver of the vehicle, an adult female, remained on scene. Investigators do not believe the car was driving at a high speed prior to the crash.
An online fundraiser has raised more than $14,000 for his family, which is said to go toward the victim’s funeral and possibly a memorial bench.MORE NEWS: Join 'Granny' In Denver's Five Points For In-Person Return Of The Holiday Favorite
Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed this crash or has dash-camera footage of the incident, and have not yet spoke to police, to contact the Aurora Police Traffic Investigations Unit or Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720.913.7867.