A 5-year-old boy died Sunday, July 19 in an accident at Gravity Park Speedway in the town of Chilton.
According to Sgt. Nick Sablich of the Calumet County Sheriff’s Office, the office was notified of an injury accident at the track at about 2:06 p.m.
The initial investigation determined that the boy was operating a youth motorcycle on the race track and had fallen. He was struck by an 18-year-old male operating an all-terrain vehicle also on the race track.
The boy died as a result of his injuries.
The accident is currently under investigation. Names are being withheld at this time.
The Calumet County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Gold Cross Ambulance Service, the Chilton Fire Department, Hilbert-Potter First Responders, Brillion Police Department, ThedaStar emergency medical helicopter, and the Calumet County Medical Examiner’s Office.