Child dies in Noble County farm accident

July 30, 2018

A child died Monday afternoon in a farm accident in Noble County, the county sheriff’s department said.

County communications received a 911 call about 1:15 p.m. about a farm accident in the 7600 North block of County Road 175 East, the sheriff’s department said in a statement.

It said a child had been struck by a farm implement in a field and did not appear to be breathing. CPR was performed until a county EMS unit arrived, the statement said, but the child died at the scene.

The death remains under investigation by the sheriff’s department and the county coroner’s office.


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