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Man found trapped under a tow-truck

(El Centro man suffers fatal injuries)….He was found under a tow-truck late Sunday afternoon.

The California Highway Patrol received a call from a concerned citizen. The caller asked the CHP to check on a man who appeared to be working on the tow-truck. The Highway Patrol sent an officer to the scene. He found the tow-truck on eastbound Interstate 8, about five miles east of Van Der Linden Road. Officer Maldonado arrived on scene at 5:18 pm/ He found the man trapped under the vehicle.. He said it appears the 53 year old man may have been run-over by the tow-truck. The man suffered fatal injuries. The CHP says the incident is still under investigation.