Sheriff’s Office: 6-year-old dies from fallen tree

Sheriff’s Office: 6-year-old dies from fallen tree

WARRICK CO., Ind. (WFIE) - A six-year-old from Boonville has died after a press release from the sheriff’s office says a tree fell on her.

Warrick Central Dispatch says they received a call that a tree had fallen on a child in the 1300 block of Maple Grove Road not long after 2:30 p.m. According to officials, that child, who was identified by the county coroner as Elliana Cobb, died at the scene.

According to a Go Fund Me page set up for Elliana, she was reportedly taking a nature walk with her papa in the woods when she was struck and killed by a falling tree.

The Go Fund Me page has been set up to help the girl’s parents deal with the unexpected loss by helping with funeral expenses.

They ask for prayers and comfort for the family during this very difficult time.

Copyright 2020 WFIE. All rights reserved.