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Boy Killed after Falling off Lawnmower


CONTACT: Shari Ireton, Director of Communications, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, 425-388-3377, Media line: 425-249-6263

SNOHOMISH, Wash. –  A 3 year-old boy was killed after falling off a lawnmower he had been riding with his father. The incident occurred at the 6700 block of 203rd Ave and was reported to 911 around 7:20 p.m.  Witnesses reported that the boy fell off and went under the mower. The boy was pronounced dead at the scene.  Both Major Crimes and the Collision Investigation Units declined to investigate as there was no evidence of anything suspicious or criminal related to the incident.

Cause and manner of death will be determined by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner.