Four-Year-Old Girl Killed By Falling Tombstone

Four-Year-Old Girl Killed By Falling Tombstone

June 11, 2012 Updated Jun 11, 2012 at 9:58 AM CST

A sad story out of North Carolina.

According to the Winston-Salem (N.C.) Journal, a 4-year-old girl was killed Friday night when a tombstone's cross fell on her while she was playing at a North Carolina churchyard and cemetery.

The cross reportedly weighed more than 1,000 pounds, according to the Winston-Salem Journal report.

Read the Winston-Salem Journal story HERE.