HUMPHREYS COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — A tragedy struck a family and community in Humphreys County on Monday.

Humphreys County Sheriff Chris Davis confirmed to News 2’s Stephanie Langston that a 4-year-old was run over by a bulldozer and died from his injuries.

Davis said it happened on Turtle Point Lane near Mason Boat Dock around 10:30 a.m. on Monday.

Previously, the sheriff said a family member was driving the bulldozer. We have now learned from Davis that a small bulldozer rolled off of a trailer and hit the child.

News 2 is working on gathering more information around the incident and will have updated information on-air and online at

In the meantime, a GoFundMe has been set up to help the family with expenses. To donate, click here.

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This is a developing story. WKRN News 2 will continue to update this article as new information becomes available.