Cattle tramples 9-year-old boy

Published: Apr. 13, 2018 at 3:25 PM CDT
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A 9-year-old boy was transported to an Iowa County hospital after being trampled by cattle Thursday afternoon.

The boy was trampled by cattle on a farm at 322 County Road IG just after 1:45 p.m., according to the Iowa County Sheriff's Office.

The 9-year-old went into a pen to separate a young animal and was trampled by some cattle. His 16-year-old sister was then able to help him walk out of the pen.

The boy had suffered severe internal injuries. He was transported by Montfort EMS, and then med flight to a hospital in Madison.

The 16-year-old sister was transported by private carrier to be checked out for any possible injuries.