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Man killed, run over by own truck in Van Nuys

Police tape ropes off the scene of an accident, where a man was struck and killed after being pinned under his own truck in Van Nuys on Friday, Sept. 21, 2012.

September 21, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man was killed in a bizarre accident in Van Nuys, where police say he was run over by his own truck.

The accident happened at about 1 a.m. Friday on the 16500 block of Archwood Street.

Authorities say the man was found pinned underneath the driver's side of the truck. Rescuers were able to pull him out but couldn't revive him.

Investigators are trying to figure out how the man's own truck ended up running him over.