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Titus Tyrone Prince was attempting to replace the exhaust system on his roll back wrecker truck when it rolled off the vehicle ramps, pinning and eventually killing the 46-year-old man. Titus Tyrone Prince was attempting to replace the exhaust system on his roll back wrecker truck when it rolled off the vehicle ramps, pinning and eventually killing the 46-year-old man.
GLADEWATER, TX (KLTV) - A Gladewater man is dead after being trapped under his truck while attempting repairs.

Around 3:00 a.m. Saturday, Gladewater police were called to help a man pinned under a roll back wrecker truck in the 1800 block of Cannon.

Witnesses say that the man, Titus Tyrone Prince, 46 of Gladewater was working on his truck's exhaust system when it rolled off of the homemade vehicle ramps, pinning him underneath the front suspension area.

Paramedics responded to the scene to find Prince unresponsive. Prince was pronounced dead on the scene by Judge Potter.

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