Authorities: Child, 6, dies after being hit by falling tree

Authorities were called Saturday afternoon, according to the Warrick County Sheriff’s Office.

Posted: Jan 19, 2020 8:42 PM

BOONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A 6-year-old southwestern Indiana child hit by a falling tree has died, authorities said.

Authorities were called Saturday afternoon, according to the Warrick County Sheriff’s Office.

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Emergency responders dispatched to the scene were unable to save the child, identified as Elliana Cobb of Boonville.

She died at the scene.

The Warrick County Coroner’s Office was investigating.

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