Young Child Injured in Farming Accident
ENDICOTT, WA - A 3-year-old child was airlifted to Sacred Heart Medical Center today after being involved in a farming accident. According to Whitman County Sheriff Brett Myers, Deputies and members of the Endicott Fire Department responded to a field near Endicott.
"According to initial reports the child fell from a moving tractor when a side door the child was leaning against inadvertently opened. The child was then struck by the fertilizer applicator in tow," Myers says in a press release.
The child is believed to have suffered serious injuries. No further information is available at this time.