BOLTON (CBS) – A comfort sheep is believed to have killed a volunteer at a farm in Bolton. The volunteer was identified as 73-year-old Kim Taylor.
“Taylor, a longtime volunteer at Cultivate Care Farms, was caring for livestock in a pen alone when a sheep charged at her and repeatedly rammed her,” said a statement from the Nashoba Valley Regional Emergency Communications Center.READ MORE: 'It Was A Nightmare,' Salem Father, Daughter Back Home After COVID Puts Both In ICU
Taylor suffered extensive serious injuries and went into cardiac arrest shortly after first responders arrived. She was rushed to Marlborough Hospital where she was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Market Basket 'Stole The Number 3 Position From Trader Joe's' In New Grocery Retailer Rankings
Cultivate Care focuses on animal therapy. It described the sheep involved as a comfort animal.MORE NEWS: NH Bar Employee Halts 'Dangerous And Frightening Situation' By Tackling Man With Gun
Bolton Animal Control will work with Cultivate Care Farms’ staff on the future outcome of the sheep.