Toddler Injured in Lawn Mower Accident

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VERMILION, Ohio — A four-year old girl is injured after her mother runs over her legs in a riding lawn mower accident just after 4 p.m. Monday.

Authorities say her mother was reversing the lawnmower and didn’t realize the toddler had ran up behind the machine. The lawnmower knocked the girl down and her legs were caught in the blades.

The girl was life flighted to Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital. She’s listed in critical condition.

Vermilion Police say it was an accident.


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