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March 1, 2014

Northeast Indiana man pinned under truck's wheels, dies

NEW HAVEN, Ind. (AP) — Northeastern Indiana police say a 50-year-old man died after he became pinned beneath the back wheels of a large truck.

New Haven police say they're still investigating how Todd Fritcha of New Haven became trapped Friday morning under the trucks' wheels about 400 yards off of Lincoln Highway East.

The News-Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/1bT9K8m ) that the Allen County coroner's office has ruled that Fritch died from blunt force trauma, with the manner of death an accident.


Information from: The News-Sentinel, http://www.news-sentinel.com/ns

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