11-Year-Old Boy Horrifically Injured In Farm Accident, He May Never Walk Again

A boy was injured in a farm accident on an Amish farm in southern Adair County, Missouri. The boy has been identified as Henry Schwartz, 11. He received several terrible injuries in the accident.

 

His family posted this explanation of his injuries on a Gofundme page:

 

“Henry has been in a really bad farm accident….He broke his pelvis , a broken wrist , and tore his leg up pretty bad , and got his main blood in his leg plus took both testicles as well ….anything will help for this poor guy ….it will be a long and slow recovery ….thank you for ur support and God Bless.”

 

Adair County Sheriff Robert Hardwick told the news that the 11-year-old was dragged across a pasture by a team of four horses. The horses pulled the boy into a stationary steel farm implement called a mulcher/cultipacker.

 

The sheriff said the boy received serious injuries to his arm, leg and groin area. Please pray for young Henry to recover. God bless.