By News Ten Staff. From WILX-TV. Originally posted: July 22, 2015. Original Article.


A 13-year-old girl has been killed in an accident on a farm near Vermontville.

Shortly before 4 o’clock Tuesday, Eaton County sheriff’s deputies and emergency medical personnel were called to a farm on North Shaytown Road Northeast of Vermontville.

The sheriff’s office reports that the 13-year-old girl had been working loading hay bales onto an elevator, when her clothing became caught in farm machinery. She was pulled in and fatally injured.

The sheriff’s office reports that there were adults working with her at the time of this tragic accident.