FREEPORT -- A Freeport boy who celebrated his 14th birthday on May 4 died Sunday, May 8 as the result of injuries sustained during a dirt bike accident at his home.
Tanner Allen Stine was killed in the accident being investigated by the Harrison County Sheriff's Office. No additional details regarding the crash were available.
Stine, son of Freeport Mayor Terry and Tracie Stine, was an eighth-grade student at Indian Valley Middle School in Tuscarawas.
He was an avid dirt bike rider, earning numerous trophies. He reportedly won a dirt bike race in Malvern on Saturday, May 7.
Counselors were available for students at Indian Valley Middle School when they returned to class Monday, May 9.