Man killed in Rapid City dump truck accident




     RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - Police in Rapid City say the driver of a dump truck was killed after the truck tipped to one side.
 
     Authorities say the incident occurred Thursday when 74-year-old Alvin Howe raised the dump trailer that was filled with gravel. Police say the load was too heavy and caused the truck to roll and fall onto a flat-bed trailer.
 
     Howe was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
 
     Police say the incident is under investigation.

     
 AP-WF-05-29-14 2359GMT

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