Young Child Killed in Zumbrota Swing Set Accident
Zumbrota, MN (KROC-AM News) - There has been another deadly accident involving a swing set in southern Minnesota.
Police in Zumbrota responded to a medical emergency at a residence in the Goodhue County community shortly after 10 am and learned a 4-year-old child had been severely injured while swinging on a swing set. A news release indicates the swing set collapsed on top of the child and despite the efforts of emergency responders, the child died at the scene. The name of the victim has not been released.
On August 2nd, a 9-year-old boy died after he became entangled in the chains on a playground swing set near his home in the southwestern Minnesota town of Comfrey.