Sheriff’s office concludes farm accident investigation

The Cache County Sheriff’s Office has concluded its investigation of the farming accident last week in Benson that claimed the life of a 9-year old Wyoming boy. The investigation has determined that this was a tragic accident. 9-year old Zachary Bushman of Cheyenne, was visiting his grandparents when he was riding on a hay trailer, driven by his grandfather. Cache County Sheriff Lieutenant Chad Jensen says it appears Bushman tried to jump off the trailer and landed in front of the tire, and was run over. Family members and emergency personnel tried to resuscitate the boy but he succumbed to his injuries. According to an obituary in the Herald Journal, funeral services for Zachary will be held Saturday in Cheyenne. A viewing will be held tonight in Logan at Nelson Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m..

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