Child Injured In Tractor Accident


The Richland County Sheriff said a child would make a full recovery after he was ejected from a trailer being hauled by a tractor.
Deputies said the 12-year-old was riding in the trailer on Saturday in the 7500 block of Bunker Hill South in Butler.

Deputies said the boy's 17-year-old brother was operating the tractor and lost control.

The tractor and trailer went down a hill, hit and tree and overturned.  Deputies said the 12-year-old was ejected and sustained a skill fracture.

He was flown to Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus for treatment.

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