Wrecker driver dies after being pinned by car being towed in Baytown

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Tow truck driver killed while adjusting hook-up of car he was towing (KTRK)

A wrecker driver was killed in a tragic accident in Baytown Thursday.

It happened just after 10am. Police say the 24-year-old driver had just towed a vehicle from a home when he noticed a problems with the connection.

He got out and while on the ground looking at the hook-up, the vehicle moved forward and pinned him underneath. He died at the scene.

His identity has not been released.
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