SALISBURY (KDKA) — A three-year-old Amish boy was killed in a tractor accident in Somerset County.
The incident happened in an Amish community just after 1 p.m. Friday on Shoemaker Hill Road in Salisbury, Elk Lick Township.READ MORE: West Virginia's Greenbrier River Trail Designated As National Recreational Trail
State police say the three-year-old was playing on the tractor. He accidentally turned it on, causing him to dismount the tractor.READ MORE: Two Of The Three Victims Killed In The Biomat USA Plasma Center Car Crash Were Employees
The boy was then run over by the tractor and killed.
Another child near the tractor was hit, but suffered minor injuries.MORE NEWS: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Pittsburgh Area; High Winds, Potential Hail Expected