Toddler Injured in Tractor Accident

Created: 04/18/2014 3:11 PM

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A toddler is hospitalized after falling from a tractor and being run over.

It happened around 10:30 Friday morning on the 300 block of 60th Avenue Southwest near Rochester.

The Olmsted County Sheriff says the boy was riding on the tractor with his grandfather when he fell. He suffered injuries to his leg and chest.

The boys was alert and crying when taken to the hospital. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The sheriff calls this an accident, but says the case is being reviewed for possible charges.

The tractor was a bit larger than a riding lawn mower.

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