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Man Killed By Garbage Truck - San Remo

8th death on our roads in 2017

Man Killed By Garbage Truck - San Remo

A man has died after being hit by a garbage truck on the Central Coast.

About 8am (Tuesday 25 July 2017), a 60-year-old man approached the roadway on Emu Drive, San Remo, when he was hit by a garbage truck. He died at the scene.

A crime scene has been established and Crash Investigation Unit are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The driver of the truck, a 53-year-old man, has been taken to hospital for mandatory drug and alcohol testing.

News Corp reports the two men were mates and the victim may have been attempting to say hello during his weekly collection

A brief will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

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