Woman killed by rolling pickup

MCCLUSKY A woman was killed in a freak accident involving a pickup truck Sunday afternoon near McClusky.

The woman, 82, was unloading garbage at a garbage pit on her private property 13-1/4 miles southwest of McClusky at about 2 p.m. Sunday when her 1989 Ford pick-up truck rolled backwards down an incline and pinned her between the back of the truck and the refuse in the garbage pit. She was found dead at the scene, according to a press release issued by the North Dakota Highway Patrol.

The accident was reported at 2 p.m. Sunday.

The woman’s name was not immediately released.