The Southington Police Department confirmed that a young boy was fatally injured at the Mount Southington Ski Area on Tuesday, Feb. 19.
Police received a report that an eight-year-old juvenile was injured in an accident at the local ski area. The boy was treated on scene by staff members and transported via ambulance to a local hospital.
On Feb. 20, police confirmed that the boy had succumbed to his injuries. The boy was not a Southington resident. No other information about the victim will be released at this time.