HANOVER, Pa. (WHTM)- A 13-year-old boy driving a Honda CRF 250R Dirt Bike died after crashing during a practice run at the Trail-Way Speedway, according to the York County Coroner’s Office.
Trail-Way Speedway says the boy was AMA Short Track competitor, Mason Scott Farro.
Police say he was part of the 6th Annual Armin Hostetter Classic Dirt Bike Race and “had all his protective gear on required for the race. Helmet, goggles, etc.”
The boy was taken to Hanover Hospital after the multi-bike crash at 5:55 p.m. on Saturday. He later died at the hospital.
The name of the victim will be released after his family is notified.
An autopsy has been scheduled for Monday, June 5 at 8:00 a.m. at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown to help determine the cause of death.
State Police is investigating.