Man working on truck runs over himself

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A man repairing a semi-truck at Salem was fatally injured Thursday night when he ran over himself.

Police found 59-year-old Gary Coleman dead at Coleman’s Transport.

The Statesman Journal reports he attempted to start the engine while reaching into the cab. The truck was in gear and began rolling forward. Coleman fell and was run over.

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Information from: Statesman Journal, http://www.statesmanjournal.com

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

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