An East Dublin man died Friday after a log truck ran over him, police said.
Jerry Oliver Steinmann, 54, was taken by ambulance to The Medical Center of Central Georgia in Macon, where he was pronounced dead, a Macon police news release said.
According to the release, about 1:51 p.m. Friday, 911 received a call of a man down on Mead Road. The two responding police officers found Steinmann under the Freightliner log truck he had been driving, the release stated.
The brakes had apparently locked up, Steinmann had crawled under the truck to release the brakes but the truck then rolled backward and ran over him, according to the release.