Boy, 5, dies after being crushed by tractor wheel in York County

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A 5-year-0ld boy is dead after a tractor wheel feel on top of him while he was playing in a barn in York County on Thursday evening.  Jacob Nell, 5, of East Berlin, was crushed when the accident happened around 7:19 p.m. along Blue Hill School Road in Washington Township.

Nell  was flown to York Hospital where he later died. The York County Coroner’s office has ruled his death as an accident.

No autopsy will be conducted.



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  • Renee

    My heart goes out to the family and friends of this little boy….God bless all of you!! I will keep this family in my thoughts and prayers!!

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