Melbourne, AR – A 3-year-old boy was killed after his father ran over him with a tractor while backing up at a northern Arkansas farm.
Sheriff Earnie Blackley said the accident happened while the father and his brother were chopping down trees.
Medical crews arrived around 3 PM and performed emergency treatment, but the child died a short time later.
County coroner Eddie Howard said the child suffered multiple traumatic injuries. His office ruled the death as accidental.
For more information; https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2019/may/21/boy-3-dies-after-being-run-over-trailer-northern-a/