Published: Oct 21, 2013 5:57 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 21, 2013 10:21 PM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla.-  Cape Police, Fire and EMS responded to a traffic crash in the 2700 block of SW 20th Ave.  A 13-year-old boy sustained life threatening head injuries when he veered from a vacant field into the street and was ejected from his bicycle when he struck a trailer being towed by a pick up truck.

The victim was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital as a trauma alert and was later airlifted to Tampa General Hospital where he is in critical condition.  The Cape Police tell us that the victim was not wearing a helmet.  The driver of the truck was not injured.

The accident is under investigation. Trust WINK to bring you more information on this story as it becomes available.