Child injured in dirt bike accident near Prescott

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By Tami Hoey By Tami Hoey

NEAR PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- A nine-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a dirt biking accident.It happened in a remote area near Paulden, which is north of Prescott.

The Chino Valley Police Department says the boy was riding alone and was not wearing a helmet.

The boy was reportedly unconscious and unresponsive at the scene.

He was flown to Phoenix Children's Hospital, and is said to be in extremely critical condition.

The Yavapai County Sheriff's Office is investigating.