Trailer used for Florida hay ride runs over child, 5, on Halloween

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — A 5-year-old trick-or-treater in Florida who apparently fell from a truck was run over by a trailer being used for a hay ride.

The Florida Highway Patrol said in a news release that the injury happened Tuesday night as the children were trick-or-treating north of Panama City in Florida’s Panhandle. The truck the child fell from was pulling the trailer.

Troopers said the boy was airlifted to a hospital. His condition wasn’t immediately available.

No further details were immediately available.

An investigation continues.



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Zoo throwing farewell party for beloved gorilla

BOSTON — A Boston zoo is holding a farewell party for a beloved gorilla that’s heading to another zoo in New Orleans to start his own family.

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