Child run over by trailer at campgrounds

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New Paris, Ohio (WDTN) – A child was flown to Miami Valley Hospital after being run over by a trailer.

The Darke County Sheriff’s Office along with the New Madison Fire Department and Tri Village Rescue were called to Arrowhead Campgrounds on the 1300 block of Thomas Road. Early reports indicated a child might have been run over by a tractor around 9:30 p.m.

Investigators found a 13-year-old child was run over by a trailer being pulled by a tractor.

The sheriff’s office said the child was attempting to scare passengers during a hayride. The 13-year-old slipped and was run over by the trailer.

Deputies said the child was taken by CareFlight to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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