Man Dies After Being Run Over By His Own Truck

A Fayette County man died this week after h was run over by his own truck. John Sodder of Fayetteville was operating a 1977 Mack truck at the Alloy Metals Plant and after unloading the truck troopers said he was driving away when his truck suddenly caught fire. Sodder jumped from the moving vehicle and the truck ran over him. He was taken to Montgomery General Hospital and later declared dead.