STOCKTON (CBS13) – A man has died after he was struck by a garbage truck in Stockton early Tuesday morning.

The scene was along an alleyway on San Joaquin Street, near Weber Avenue.

Stockton police say a garbage truck was backing into the alley and apparently did not see that a person was back there. The person, only identified as a man at this point, was struck by the truck.

The man was taken to the hospital, but was later pronounced dead.

Officers are still investigating the incident.


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