UPDATED: Akeley boy dies in snow plowing accident
A 4-year-old Akeley boy died after being accidentally struck by his father in a skid steer loader Thursday.
Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes described the incident as a tragic accident.
Kyle Vredenburg was accidentally backed over while his father Ron was plowing snow, Aukes said. The family said Kyle and sister Jaden were playing in a snow fort when Kyle jumped onto his bike and rode it toward the loader.
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