Missouri Worker Dies After Hit by Unoccupied Truck
PLATTE CITY (AP) - A northwest Missouri county worker died after an unoccupied truck rolled down a hill and hit him.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 30-year-old Justin R. Hartman of Dearborn died Monday afternoon in the accident near Weatherby Lake in southern Platte County. The Platte County public works employee was trimming trees at the time.
The patrol says after the truck hit Hartman he was pushed into an excavator.