Accident on a farm kills a 3-year-old boy in north Arkansas

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/

https://abcnews.go.com/US/police-investigating-tractor-accident-killed-year-boy-arkansas/story?id=63164646

https://whiterivernow.com/2019/05/21/accident-claims-the-life-of-3-year-old-in-melbourne/

https://www.nwaonline.com/news/2019/may/23/accident-on-farm-kills-3-year-old-boy-2/

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