From Reading Eagle. Posted on Dec 30,2018. Original article.
A 4-year-old boy died after a farm accident Saturday morning in Maxatawny Township.
MichaelLyn Wenger was struck by a manure spreader about 9:15 a.m. on a farm in the 400 block of High Street, according to officials from the Lehigh County coroner’s office.
He was transported to Lehigh Valley Hospital where he was pronounced dead about an hour later.
His cause of death was blunt force trauma and was ruled accidental, according to the coroner’s office.
State police from the Reading station are conducting an investigation.