Palm Beach Teen Dead Following Dirt Bike Accident

Police say a 13-year-old boy is dead after a dirt bike crash in Palm Beach County Sunday afternoon.

Wellington teen Jonathan Gonzalez was riding the dirt bike around 1:40 p.m. when the crash happened.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue crews responded to a canal near Oakberry Circle and Oak Hamlet Lane, just north of Forest Hill Boulevard. Gonzalez was airlifted to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The boy was allegedly riding on the back of a friend's dirt bike when the crash happened. The condition of the friend wasn't known. 

The crash remains under investigation.

A gofundme account was set up for the family. 

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