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Seven-year-old girl dies from injuries in Clementsvale accident

Annapolis District RCMP Crime Report is a weekly look at calls for service.
Annapolis District RCMP Crime Report is a weekly look at calls for service.

HALIFAX, NS - A seven-year-old girl who was injured in a tragic farm accident July 19 has died, RCMP said. "She succumbed to her injuries earlier this evening."  

RCMP said they would like to acknowledge the assistance of the many emergency workers and volunteers who were involved in the response to this tragedy.

"Our thoughts are with the families involved during what must be an extremely difficult time," said Const. Jennifer Clarke in a media release.

The girl was hit by the mower behind a tractor mowing a field. She suffered a severed leg and an injured arm. She was airlifted to hospital in Halifax.

RCMP from Annapolis and Digby counties were on the scene of the accident on Clementsvale Road along with Emergency Health Services and firefighters.

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