Ohio sheriff: Boy crushed between lawn mower and truck dies

RUSHSYLVANIA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities in Logan County say an 18-month-old boy crushed between a lawn mower and a pickup truck over the weekend has died.

Logan County Sheriff Randall Dodds said investigators believe Elias Dickinson became pinned Sunday while his father was trying to jump-start a lawnmower. It happened in Rushsylvania, about 66 miles northeast of Dayton.

Dodds says the death is being treated as an accident.

The boy was taken to a hospital but died. Investigators interviewed his relatives but didn’t immediately release further details about how the accident occurred.

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