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Dirt bike crash kills 15-year-old

VALPARAISO, Ind. – Authorities in northwestern Indiana say a 15-year-old boy was found dead from a dirt bike crash after he didn’t return home from visiting a friend.

The Porter County Sheriff’s Department said officers checking bike trails found Vincent Canzoneri about a half mile from his home before dawn Sunday. The Times of Munster reports ( he was pronounced dead at the scene and that his dirt bike was discovered in the brush near a tree that had been struck.

Police said Vincent left his home in a rural area a few miles from Valparaiso on Saturday night and that his mother reported him missing early Sunday.