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.