Toddler killed in tractor accident in Howard Co.

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A Howard County family is mourning the accidental death of a 2-year-old.

Police say Bethany Otto’s family was in the process of digging a basement.

The toddler had been riding with her father on a Bobcat right before the accident Thursday morning.

After he was done and had exited the Bobcat, he lost sight of the girl. Another family member using a tractor didn’t see the girl and ran over her.

Bethany was rushed to the hospital where she died from her injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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