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.

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State police say the three-year-old was playing on the tractor. He accidentally turned it on, causing him to dismount the tractor.

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The boy was then run over by the tractor and killed.

Another child near the tractor was hit, but suffered minor injuries.

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