Truck falls off jack, kills man in Wake County driveway

From staff reportsAugust 22, 2013 

— Merle R. Tobias, 71, died Thursday morning after a pickup truck on which he was working in the driveway of his home at 1116 Taos Trail slipped off at least one jack and fell on him, Wake County sheriff's deputies said.

Investigators were trying to determine why the truck moved.

The house is in the Windy Hills subdivision in unincorporated Wake County.

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