On Tuesday evening, a 68-year-old man lost his life he accidentally got run down by his own vehicle on a Hillcrest street.
As per the initial information, the fatal accident took place in the 4000 block of Albatross Drive, close to W. Lewis Street, at about 5:50 p.m. The preliminary reports showed that a 68-year-old driver was stopped at a stop sign when, for unknown reasons, he came out of his truck but left the vehicle in reverse.
The reports further revealed that the driver was trapped in the open driver’s side door as he stood next to the truck and was knocked down. Just after being knocked down, the man was run down by the truck’s left tire. The unidentified driver was rushed to the hospital, but succumbed to his injuries after arrival. No other details are available.
An investigation is ongoing.
November 25, 2021
Source: ABC 10 News KGTV