A boy, age 12, who was skateboarding in Paramount, a city in Los Angeles County, was the unfortunate victim of a fatal skateboarding accident this past week. The young boy has been identified as Isidro Diaz.
Apparently, Diaz was on the road, skateboarding on his stomach, when he was struck by a moving car. He was struck from behind, according to police. Although first aid was attempted, the boy unfortunately died at the scene of the accident.
A driver stopped and was questioned, but up until now, no one has been tickets have been given or arrests made. The skateboarding accident, taking place on Rosecrans Avenue at approximately 9 pm, is being investigated further by authorities in Lakewood.
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