Wisconsin Man Dies In Truck Accident

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010 at 6:13 am

A northern Wisconsin man died when he was pinned by a liquid propane truck as he apparently was making a bulk fuel delivery.

The Vilas County Sheriff’s office got a report on Tuesday (Dec. 28) of an unresponsive man found pinned between a truck and a house in the Township of Star Lake.

WDIO of Duluth reports that rescue crews arrived and found the man apparently died of injuries suffered when the truck squeezed him to the building.

The name of the 60-year-old man has not been released, but authorities say heĀ  lived in Eagle River. The situation is still being investigated.

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