Man Run Over By His Own Truck

A man trying to launch his boat at De Anza Cove Tuesday was run over by his own truck, lifeguards said.

The truck rolled over the man’s chest. He was transported to Scripps La Jolla for treatment.

According to lifeguards, the man tried to launch his boat in the water around 8 a.m. when the door of the truck hit him and knocked him down and in the path of the truck’s tires. The vehicle and boat rested in water up to the top of the truck’s tires.

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