MONROE COUNTY, Ohio (WTRF) — A Monroe County boy was killed in a riding mower accident Friday afternoon.

Monroe County Sheriff Charles Black is calling it a ‘horrific accident’ involving the juvenile.

He says the accident occurred between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. Friday afternoon.

The sheriff says an ambulance service out of Sardis responded to the accident.

Sheriff Black says the fatal accident happened in the southeastern part of Monroe County.

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