Children survive Amish buggy, tractor trailer collision; horse euthanized
Deerfield (WSYR-TV) – An Amish buggy piloted by a 10-year-old collided with a tractor trailer on Tuesday morning in the Oneida County town of Deerfield.
The horse was euthanized on the scene.
One child was taken to a local hospital. State Police do not believe the child’s injuries are life threatening.
Two other children were on the buggy when the accident occurred around 9:30 a.m. on Route 8. They were not injured.
The tractor trailer driver was not injured.
Police say the buggy was turning left onto North Gage Road from Route 8 when it was struck by the tractor trailer.
Police have not released the identities of those involved in the accident. They also have not issued any tickets.
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