Truck driver killed after becoming pinned under double trailer at UPS facility

Truck driver killed after becoming pinned under 18-wheeler at UPS facility in Northeast San Antonio on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. (Photo: Sinclair Broadcast Group)

UPDATE at 10:30 a.m.: The Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office confirmed the driver's name as Terry Lee Sawyer, age 59. See previous story below...

SAN ANTONIO - A man died after he became pinned under a double trailer at a UPS facility on the city's Northeast Side on Tuesday morning.

According to police, a truck driver was loading packages into the back when the trailer started moving at about 5:30 a.m.

He ran toward the cab in an attempt to stop the rig, but he became pinned under one of the tires.

The unidentified man died at the scene. The facility is located on Seven States near Gibbs Sprawl Road. No other details of the accident were released.

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