Missouri Man Dies After Falling Off Tailgate Of Pickup

3 years 6 months 17 hours ago December 26, 2012 Dec 26, 2012 Wednesday, December 26 2012 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 8:57:47 AM CST in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

ALTON, Mo. (AP) - A 57-year-old man has died after falling off the tailgate of a pickup truck in southern Missouri.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol has identified the victim as Harold Renfro of Alton. The patrol says that after falling off the tailgate, a trailer the vehicle was towing ran over him.

The accident happened Monday on a field south of the Oregon County town of Alton. Renfro was pronounced dead at the scene.

 

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