Owensboro Teen Dies after Falling Out of Moving Vehicle

Published 04/14 2014 05:07PM

Updated 04/14 2014 05:49PM

UPDATE (5:50 P.M.): Owensboro Police confirm the victim was 17-year-old Rene DeJesus Estrada.

An Owensboro teenager has died after falling out of a moving vehicle Sunday.

The Daviess County Coroner's office says the teen has died from a head injury, but the teen's name has yet to be released.

Owensboro Police say it happened just before 11 a.m. at Wesleyan Park Plaza on Frederica St. Officers say the 17-year-old fell out of the passenger side and hit his head on the pavement.

OPD are still investigating the incident.

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