Fatal Go-Cart Accident

A 12 year old in Pueblo is dead, after a go-cart accident.

It happened Sunday at around 5 p.m. Police tell 11 News the driver and his passenger were riding the go-cart on North Erie, near the River Trail. They say the go-cart went down a steep embankment, and flipped.

The driver died, and the passenger was taken to Parkview Hospital.

Police say speed was a factor in the accident. And they say neither victim was wearing a helmet.

They're waiting to release names until they can notify family.