A man that was run over by a trailer full of scrap metal has died.
Webster Parish Sheriff Gary Sexton calls the incident a freak accident and says Leroy Shine, 67, of Minden, passed away from his injuries Sunday. The incident occurred around 7:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 11, on private property on Shine Road, just north of Minden, he said.
“Leroy Shine and another man had a load of scrap iron, and they got stuck in the yard,” he said.
After they got stuck, Sexton says they called someone to come pull them out. Help arrived and hooked to their vehicle.
“For some reason,