PECOS - A tragic accident in Pecos, a road worker was killed in a freak accident.
Pecos Mayor Venetta Seals tells NewsWest 9, a contractor was brought in from El Paso to help repair the roads.
We're told he was driving a dump truck behind a large utility truck called a spreader.
After they both came to a stop, the contractor got out and walked to the front of his vehicle.
The spreader suddenly backed up killing the man.