HARWICH (CBS) – A 7-year-old boy was killed by construction equipment on the Cape Saturday afternoon.
The child, who has not been identified, was hit by a skid steer on Main Street in Harwich around 3:15 p.m.READ MORE: Doctors: Plenty Of Time To Get COVID Booster Shot Before Holidays
“Firefighters, assisted by Harwich police, immediately treated and loaded the patient into the ambulance for transport to Cape Cod Hospital. The child did not survive,” the fire department said in a statement Sunday morning. “Our thoughts are with the family of the victim during this tragic time.”
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“Evidence suggests the death was a tragic accident,” State Police said in a statement posted on the Harwich Police Facebook page Sunday.
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No other information is available at this point in the investigation.