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4 Year Old Dies In Local Farm Accident

WELLINGTON NORTH – A farm accident has claimed the life of a 4 year old.  Around 4:00 p.m yesterday, Wellington OPP responded to a call on Sideroad 5, south of the town of Mount Forest, it was there that a tractor had struck a child.
Despite the efforts of the OPP, Wellington North Fire Service and Guelph Wellington Paramedics Service, the child was unresponsive. The little boy was pronounced dead at scene.
The incident is under investigation to determine the cause of the accident.  The boy’s identity has not been released at this time.