A 12-year-old boy has died after he was run over by a tractor towing a spreading attachment at a property near Leitchville on Sunday.
It is believed the boy had got off the tractor when the incident occurred about 7.30am. He was alone at the time.
WorkSafe is investigating the incident.
The death brings the number of workplace fatalities for the year to 20, which is the same as at this time last year.
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