12 Year Old Jamesport Boy Hurt In Farm Accident

Date 2013/7/8 17:42:22 | Topic: Accidents

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 12 year old David Rinehart, of Jamesport, was taken by Lifeflight to Childrens Mercy Hospital in Kansas City with serious injuries.

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The accident occurred in a farm field, one mile south of Jamesport at approximately 2:50 Monday afternoon.

14 year old Jamin L. Rinehart, the victims brother, was driving a John Deere 5310 tractor pulling a hay rake. His brother, 12 year old David Rinehart was standing on the tractor, when the vehicle hit a bump, throwing the 12 year old from the vehicle. He was run over by the left rear tire of the tractor

The tractor came to a controlled stop, facing west. 12 year old David was air lifted to Childrens Mercy Hospital in Kansas City by Lifeflight Eagle, with serious injuries.

The accident was investigated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, and, the Daviess County Sheriff's office.



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