MAPLE GROVE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 7-year-old boy has died after being run over by a bulldozer operated by his father in Barry County.

The boy was riding on a trailer that was being pulled by the bulldozer in a Maple Grove Township field when he fell about 5:30 p.m. Thursday, state police said.

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The bulldozer then rolled over the boy who died at the scene near his family’s home.

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His death was being investigated as an accident.

Maple Grove Township is southeast of Grand Rapids.

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