A 9-year-old Ashland boy died this weekend after being run over by a Bobcat loader.
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office reports Grant Johnson died after the loader backed over him. According to the sheriff’s office, 35-year-old Augusto Figueroa was clearing brush and debris at a rural Ashland acreage at the time of the accident.
The office considers the death an accident.
Grant, the son of Shad and Kimberly Johnson, was a third-grade student at Ashland-Greenwood Elementary.