CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ)– A Cambria County man was crushed to death by a trailer after helping a family friend move lumber, authorities say.
65-year-old Melvin Miller was assisting a family friend with moving lumber at the 1600 block of Shawnee Road in Summerhill Township around 3:15 p.m.
Miller was standing on the back of the trailer when it was moving through a yard transporting lumber. The trailer hit a rut in the ground causing Miller to fall off and be ran over by the trailer according to the coroner.
Miller was taken Conemaugh Memorial where he was pronounced dead.
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