An eleven year old boy remains in a serious condition after a single motor vehicle accident in Dareton.
It's believed a 14 year old was driving an early model Daihatsu Ute on a dirt road, with the 11 year old in the ute tray.
He fell from the tray, suffering serious head injuries and other head injuries.
Emergency services responded at the scene, the boy was taken to Mildura Base; and then airlifted to the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne.
Dareton Police have seized the Ute for police examination, investigations are continuing.
Locals with information that may assist in enquirers are being called upon to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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