3-year-old killed in child-sized ATV accident


A 3-year-old boy in Chisago County died in an accident involving a child-sized ATV over the weekend.

Chisago County Sheriff's Officials said the toddler was found under the ATV on Sunday afternoon in Franconia Township, less than an hour northeast of the Twin Cities. Chief Deputy Chad Worden said police are still trying to determine what happened as no one witnessed the incident. Landon Erickson was taken by family members to the Osceola Medical Center in Wisconsin and was later pronounced dead.

His official cause of death has not yet been released. Investigators are expected to release a report regarding the incident in the next couple of days.

Information from the Associated Press was used in this report.

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