Local news

12-year-old dies in tractor accident near Riverside

RIVERSIDE — The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office says a 12-year-old boy died Saturday following a tractor accident near the town of Riverside.

Braden Hubbard was riding in the bucket of the front-end loader with two other children near Hubbard Road when he was ejected and run over by the tractor, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff’s Office said the tractor lost power and rolled down an embankment. The other two children in the bucket were also injured. One girl received bumps and bruises, and the other girl had a broken leg.

The accident was reported at about 12:27 p.m.



There are four comments on this story »







Sections


Profile

Contact the Spokesman

Main switchboard:
(509) 459-5000
Customer service:
(800) 338-8801
Newsroom:
(509) 459-5400
(800) 789-0029
Back to Spokesman Mobile