John Deere backhoe Death : DPS: 2 children, ages 7 and 11, killed in John Deere backhoe incident in Roanoke.

By John Okoro | April 7, 2021

 Two children were killed and three people were injured over the weekend in an incident involving a John Deere backhoe, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.

Troopers were called to the scene around 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the 1600 block of Chapel Hill Court, which is about three miles west of Roanoke in Denton County.

DPS officials said the John Deere backhoe was traveling on Chapel Hill Court with multiple children and adults riding on various moving parts of it.

While the machine was in motion, the driver of the backhoe operated equipment causing the front bucket to dump which resulted in those riding in the bucket falling to the ground.

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