Elevator accident kills Ohio boy, 7, in North Carolina home

John Larkin with ESC News (image)
John Larkin with ESC News

Elevator accident kills Ohio boy, 7, in North Carolina home | #ESC_LLC | A 7-year-old Canton, Ohio, boy was killed in an accident involving an elevator inside a private home on the Outer Banks, reports say (cleveland). https://wp.me/p97JNV-1Iw

Officials with the Currituck Fire Department tell the Coastland Times the boy somehow became trapped between the elevator shaft and the elevator car Saturday night. Emergency workers were unable to revive the boy, who was pronounced dead at the scene. (read more)

“What a horrible thing to happen to a young child. It’s hard to imagine something happening like this and I can only sympathize with the parents, relatives, and the young man’s friends,” says John Larkin, ESC Senior Partner.