The National Children’s Center estimates one child dies about every three days in an agriculture-related incident.
Ag safety expert Charles Schwab says tractors are a draw for kids — but they create dangerous situations.
Schwab says adults need to avoid the desire of putting kids in these dangerous situations.
A report from Missourinet says the Missouri State Highway Patrol says there were 186 traffic crashes involving farm equipment were also reported last year in Missouri. In those crashes, seven people were killed and 66 were injured.