13-year-old girl dead following dirt bike crash in Wareham

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WAREHAM, Mass. (WLNE)- A 13-year-old girl has died as the result of a dirt bike crash in Wareham.

Police identified the biker as Ava Pioppi of Carver.

Investigators said that Pioppi lost control after landing a jump on the dirt bike track on Tuesday evening.

She then swerved into the parallel lane that had oncoming bikers, one of which she collided with.

Pioppi was taken to Tobey Hospital, where she was later pronounced dead.

The other biker was also taken to Tobey Hospital. He suffered non-life threatening injuries.

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