11-year-old boy dies in tractor incident

Latest news...
Latest news...
Share this article

An 11-year-old boy has died after being hit by a tractor at a farm in Rothwell yesterday.

A 48-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of drink driving and causing death by dangeous driving. He has since been realesed on bail.

A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said the youngster died following surgery.

The incident happend at Swithens Farm on Swithens Lane. Enquiries are ongoing.