By CBS 21 Web Staff. From CBS 21. Originally posted: October 14, 2015. Original Article.

 

Authorities in Lancaster County are continuing to investigate the death of a child.

State police at Lancaster said a 5-year-old boy was struck and killed by a piece of farm equipment Tuesday evening.

Police said the incident happened around 6:30 p.m. on the farm in the 100 block of Brick Mill Road in Sadsbury Township.

The boy, from Christiana, was not identified. Police said he died from multiple traumatic injuries when the equipment rolled over him.

Lancaster County emergency dispatch said the equipment was a skid loader.