Young County man run over, killed by his own pickup

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - DPS Troopers say a man has died after he was run over by his own pickup.

It happened at around 4:00 p.m. Thursday on State Highway 79 about two miles south of Olney.

Randall Weems, 68 of Olney parked his pickup partially in the ditch and partially on the gravel drive. Troopers say he got out to close a gate.

Trooper Dan Buesing says the pickup was not placed in park and began to roll backwards.

Buesing says Weems was trying to get back into the truck when he fell and was run over.

He was transported to a hospital in Hamilton where he later died from his injuries.

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