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Youth continues to improve, will bounce back after ATV accident

From Times Recorder. Posted on Mar 7,2019. Original article. CHANDLERSVILLLE - Following an ATV accident on Tuesday, a Chandlersville man continues to recover at a Columbus Hospital. Lane Deal, 19, a former Philo athlete and a current University of Findlay football...

12 year old boy hurt in ATV rollover

From khqa.com. Posted on Feb 25,2019. Original article. A 12-year-old boy was hurt in an ATV rollover Sunday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Randall Rout received moderate injuries when the ATV he was riding overturned, and landed on top of...

Dundee area teen dies when tractor overturns

From timesreporter.com. Posted on Feb 22,2019. Original article. A 17-year-old Dundee area boy died Friday when the farm tractor he was driving overturned onto him on Lower Trail Road, just west of Dundee. The Tuscarawas County Coroner’s Office investigator pronounced...

Former Judge Executive Reed Recovering From Tractor Accident

From the edmonson voice. Posted on Feb 16,2019. Original article. Former Judge Executive N.E. Reed wanted to get ahead of the weather just over a week ago by feeding his cattle on his Edmonson County farm a day sooner than normal. With the forecast of winter weather...

Child flown to hospital after farm accident

From Reading Eagle. Posted on Feb 15,2019. Original article. An emergency helicopter flew a child injured in an accident on a Maxatawny Township farm Friday afternoon to a Lehigh County trauma center. Initial reports indicated the helicopter was directed to a farm in...

Northmor student, 16, dies from injuries at farm job

From Mans Field News Journal. Posted on Feb 5,2019. Original article. BELLVILLE - A Northmor High School student died following injuries sustained while working at a farm in Knox County last weekend. Ashtan William Russell, 16, of Bellville, died Sunday 3 at Grant...

Farm accident claims teen’s life

From Custer County Chronicle. Posted on Jan 10,2019. Original article. A Custer County youth was the victim of a tractor rollover on the family ranch east of Fairburn on New Year’s Eve.  Custer County Deputy Sheriff Jeff McGraw says 15 year-old Traven Bies was using a...