UPDATE: Police investigating after 7-year-old dies in farm accident

The LaGrange County Sheriff

MGN Online

SHIPSHEWANA, Ind. -- The LaGrange County Sheriff's Department is investigating after a child died in a farming accident Saturday.

Police say 7-year-old Kevin Lambright was riding on a skidloader at a home in the Shipshewana area when he fell off, and into the machine.

The skidloader reportedly had a bucket and a makeshift seat on the front and the child slipped between the bucket and the wheel.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Parkview EMS, Shipshewana Fire and Rescue also responded to the call.


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