By The Tribune-Democrat Staff. From The Tribune-Democrat. Originally posted on June 13th, 2016. Original article. 


State police in Somerset are investigating a fatal farm accident involving a teenager in southern Somerset County.

A call came into the 911 center around 9:45 a.m., sending rescue workers to Lohr Road in Greenville Township, Somerset 911 Coordinator David Fox said.

County 911 officials were told a piece of farm equipment fell onto the individual, who Somerset County Coroner Wallace Miller identified as a 16-year-old boy.

Miller said state police in Somerset would be releasing additional information on the incident.

State police said that the incident remained under investigation as of late Monday evening.