Boy, 4, killed by garbage truck
A four-year-old boy is dead after a garbage truck crashed into him while he was riding a bike in Tasmania's north.
The boy died at the scene after the crash at Bishops Drive at Newnham, a suburb of Launceston, about 12.15pm on Wednesday, Tasmania Police said.
The street remains closed, and police are still investigating the crash.
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Originally published as Boy, 4, killed by garbage truck