Farm tragedy claims local boy

Police said that at around 11.30am on Saturday, they were were called to the property north of Tamworth, after an accident involving three children.
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Police have been told a 13-year-old girl was driving a Ford Ranger utility in a paddock on a property, with a 12-year-old boy in the rear tray. A six year old boy and another 12-year-old boy were also passengers.

Whilst travelling in the paddock the vehicle overturned and the 12-year-old boy in the rear died at the scene.

Police from Oxley Local Area Command are investigating the incident and will prepare a report for the coroner.

A number of social media sites have been set up in honour of the local boy.

Tragedy: A 12 year old boy has been killed in a farming accident at Barraba.

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