Boy dies after being hit by tractor at Yorkshire farm

An 11-year-old boy has died after being hit by a tractor at a farm in West Yorkshire.

A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving and causing death by dangerous driving.

The incident took place at Swithens Farm in Rothwell, near Leeds.
The incident took place at Swithens Farm in Rothwell, near Leeds. Credit: Swithens Farm

The incident took place at the Swithens Farm visitor attraction near Leeds yesterday.

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Boy killed in tractor crash

An 11-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a tractor at a farm and visitor centre near Leeds. The tractor's driver, a 48-year-old local man, was arrested on suspicion of drink driving and released on bail.