Brockton Boy Killed By Truck on His Birthday

A boy was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer in Brockton on Thursday. It was his 12th birthday.

According to The Boston Globe, Nazair Nunes-Escobar was trying out his new rollerblades, a birthday present from his family, when he was hit by the truck on Battles Street.

Plymouth county assistant district attorney Jessica Healy told the Globe that no charges against the driver have been filed, though the accident is still being investigated.

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