Colorado man's legs run over by own truck

A man was airlifted from a Weld County Road Friday afternoon after his truck ran over his legs near the corner of WCR 84 and WCR 15.

The man was driving his pickup truck on WCR 84 around 4 p.m. when he realized something was wrong with his vehicle. Sgt. Sean Standridge of the Weld County Sheriff's Office said it's unclear whether one of his tires blew or locked up.

The man, who lives in the same area as the incident, then got out of his truck and was checking on his vehicle when it started moving. He tried to jump back in to engage the parking brake, but slipped and went under the truck, which rolled onto his legs, Standridge said.

Read more at the Coloradoan: http://noconow.co/1kPShwn

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