UPPER PROVIDENCE, Pa. (CBS) — A Montgomery County boy was killed Thursday afternoon during an accident involving a falling tree.
According to police, the incident occurred just after 5:00 p.m. in a trail near the 100 block of Larchwood Street in Upper Providence.
The 5-year-old boy was walking with his family in the wooded area near the Perkiomen Creek when a tree fell.
The boy was transported to Phoenixville Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
It is unclear how the tree fell.