Boy, 6, killed when hit by utility trailer
Friday, April 28, 2000
Burlington -- A 6-year-old boy riding a bicycle Thursday afternoon was run over and killed by a utility trailer being backed up to unload construction equipment.
The utility trailer was moving in reverse in the 100 block of S. Pine St. and ran over the boy at 1:10 p.m., according to the Burlington Police Department.
The boy was pronounced dead at 1:44 p.m. and was not being identified Thursday night.
Burlington police are still investigating the accident.