Police: 4-year-old killed in farming accident
SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. — 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.