Very sad news is coming out of Souris, N.D., according to Inforum, a 3-year old boy fell out of a tractor and was killed in an accident Tuesday.

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The child, Burke Henry was riding with his father Joseph on their tractor when the child fell off the tractor and was run over by the rear tires of the tractor. According to the police report the side door flew open and the child fell out on the ground.

The father was working on the family's driveway when the accident occurred.

The child was pronounced dead on the scene.

Souris is about 75 miles northeast of Minot. The accident happened Tuesday (9/19) morning before noon.

The North Dakota Highway Patrol and the Bottineau County Sheriff's Office are investigation the accident.

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