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Trucker dies pinned under wheel at Exeter grain elevator

Apr 11, 2017 at 01:57 PM CST

A truck driver died after he was pinned under a wheel of his truck near a grain elevator southwest of Exeter on Monday.

Huron OPP and the provincial Ministry of Labour are investigating the death, which happened at about 9:15 a.m.

Police said the truck driver had just dropped off his load and had cleared the weigh station. He stopped to check on his trailer just before leaving the property.

He was found pinned a short time later. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No name has been released.