Man crushed by truck while trying to get money out of ATM

NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - A man died while attempting to get money out of an ATM in northwest Harris County.

The man pulled up to a bank ATM on Fry Road near FM 529 around 11 p.m. Friday to withdraw some cash, officials said.

The man drove through the drive-thru lane and stopped next to the ATM, which was attached to the wall of the building, according to authorities.

As the man was hanging out the window of his truck to get cash from the ATM, officials believe his foot might have slipped off the  brake pedal causing, the truck to lunge forward.

When it did, the man was dragged against the wall and pinned between the wall and the truck, officials said.

The man died at the scene, according to authorities.

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