The Daily Telegraph

Boy, 3, accidental­ly killed by father driving truck


A three-year-old boy died after he was hit by a truck and trailer driven by his father, an inquest heard.

Ianto Jenkins suffered a fatal head injury in the incident on the family farm near Efailwen, Carmarthen­shire, on Aug 3 last year.

The boy was riding his bike in a secure farmyard with his sister and cousin when he was fatally injured by the 8ft-long trailer, Pembrokesh­ire and Carmarthen­shire coroner’s court heard.

His father, Guto Jenkins, 32, had driven out of the farmyard where the children where playing.

An inquest jury returned a conclusion of accidental death.

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