Spring Grove man crushed to death by truck

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SPRING GROVE, Pa. (WHTM) – Investigators are unsure of what caused a Spring Grove man’s truck to roll back and crush him to death.

The coroner and police responded around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday to a farm lane in the 6300 block of Old Hanover Road in Heidelberg Township for a report a vehicle into a shed.

Police said the man attempted to stop the truck from rolling down an incline but could not overcome the vehicle’s momentum.

The man, who was in his 70s, is expected to be identified Wednesday after his family is notified.

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