Authorities: Boy, 4, falls into farm tank, dies

A 4-year-old boy has died after apparently falling into a tank used to collect animal waste at a Michigan dairy farm, and a special review team is being appointed to prevent similar accidents, authorities said.
AP Wire
Jun 26, 2013

Connor Michael Kasubowski was visiting the farm in Alcona County's Gustin Township on Sunday with his mother when he was reported missing. The boy hadn't been seen for about an hour when deputies arrived at the farm, and one of his shoes was found near the tank.

Crews pulled Connor from the tank and he was pronounced dead at a hospital.

"Our investigation is indicating there doesn't appear to be any wrongdoing," Sheriff Doug Atchison said.

The investigation is ongoing.

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