Boy, 3, killed in freak lawnmower tragedy after dad ‘reversed’ over son
A toddler has been killed in a freak lawnmower accident after his dad ‘reversed’ over him.
The horrifying accident occurred shortly before 12.30 pm on Saturday (March 11).
A three-year-old boy was rushed to Pambula District Hospital, in New South Wales, Australia with serious injuries.
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Despite efforts to save him, the little boy tragically succumbed to his injuries and died shortly after.
Speaking to the Daily Mail, a police spokesperson confirmed that the force is investigating the incident.
Both the hospital and the family home are reportedly being treated as crime scenes.
They said: “He [the father] reversed over the poor child. He didn’t see him.
“I don’t think anything you could do to the father would change the way he feels unfortunately”.
Investigations are ongoing and a report is being prepared for the coroner.
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Yesterday (Tuesday, March 14) two people were killed and nine others injured after a pick-up truck struck several people.
The vehicle mounted the sidewalk, according to local witnesses, with two of the nine injured said to be in a serious condition.
A 38-year-old man has been arrested as cops investigate whether the driver deliberately drove into people.
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