Longview man killed after being trapped between truck, building
POSTED: Saturday, October 26, 2013 - 4:58pm
UPDATED: Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 4:09pm
Longview, Texas (KETK) — On October 25, 2013 at 11:00 p.m., officers were dispatched to an accident with injuries in the parking lot of the Globe Inn Motel located at 1300 East Marshall Avenue. When Officers arrived they found a white male, identified as Andy Ray Stryker 27, of Longview, trapped between a building and a white 1991 Chevrolet Silverado truck.
According to witnesses the owner of the truck, 50 year-old Michael L. Box, of Longview, was inside the truck with the engine running, the transmission in gear, and his foot on the clutch. Stryker was attempting to work on the truck’s engine. Box’s foot slipped off the clutch and the truck rolled forward trapping Styker and killing him.
Stryker was pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation into this accident continues.