A 16-year-old girl is dead following a dirt bike crash in Capreol on Monday.

Sudbury police said shortly after 4 p.m., officers responded to the call on Hanna Avenue. Police said the girl lost control of the dirt bike and hit a tree.

She was taken to hospital where she died of her injuries.

A postmortem will be conducted in the next few days. Greater Sudbury Police’s traffic management unit is still investigating the incident.

People with information about the collision are asked to contact police at 705-675-9171 ext. 2417.