Garbage Truck Runs Over, Crushes Driver Working on Brakes

Authorities say a garbage truck driver was crushed to death when his truck ran over him while he was trying to repair its brakes in eastern Pennsylvania.

Northampton County Coroner Zachary Lysek said 46-year-old Mark Duch was working under the truck in Bethlehem around noon Tuesday when the incident occurred.

The Bethlehem man died at the scene.

The death was ruled accidental.

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