UPDATE: 41-year-old man dies after being run over by own vehicle

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UPDATED at 3:48:

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — Sioux Falls Police say a man was killed after being run over by his own vehicle.

In a release, police say a Jeep was waiting to make a left hand turn when a Honda Accord driving north on Cleveland Avenue struck the back of the stopped Jeep.

Police say the driver stepped out of the Accord and the car began driving backwards. The man got caught under the Accord as it began making circles while in reverse. The man eventually was freed from the car and was then run over by the car.

The Accord eventually was stopped after hitting a pickup truck. Police say the 41-year-old driver of the Accord died due to injuries he sustained from being run over.

Police continue to investigate.


Police in Sioux Falls are responding to a car crash involving multiple vehicles at 6th and Cleveland Tuesday afternoon.

Our KELOLAND News photographer is reporting a heavy police presence. They have shut down Cleveland Avenue between 6th Street and Pearl. We’ll continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

This is a developing story.

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