MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A community is mourning the loss of a 15-year-old boy killed Saturday while crossing the street.
Police say the teen was struck by a car while crossing a road in Inver Grove Heights Saturday. Officers were dispatched to the 7500 block of Cahill Avenue just before 9 p.m., where they found the injured teen. He was taken to Regions Hospital, where he later died from injuries.READ MORE: Americans With Private Health Insurance To Be Reimbursed For At-Home COVID-19 Tests (CBS News)
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People gathered Monday night to honor the teen at a vigil near near Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Loved ones tell WCCO the victim’s name is Caleb John Herrera-Shanley.MORE NEWS: Kim Potter Trial, Dec. 2 Live Updates: 5 Jury Spots Yet To Be Filled
Police say the driver of the car that struck him is cooperating with law enforcement and did not show any signs of impairment. An investigation into the crash is on-going.