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Police: 4-year-old killed in midstate farming accident

Written by The Associated Press | Oct 20, 2017 8:16 AM
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(Shippensburg) -- Authorities say a 4-year-old has died in a farming accident.

State police say the accident happened around noon Tuesday in Southampton Township near Shippensburg. The child had slipped and was hit by a farm vehicle.

Police say the force of the impact cause blunt force trauma to the infant's back.

The child was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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