Road Worker Killed in Pecos

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

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.

His name has not been released at this time.