Man critically injured after being run over by tractor-trailer

A man was hospitalized with critical injuries Monday morning after police said he was run over by a tractor-trailer in the loading dock of Hard Rock Hotel.

The man, whose age was not immediately available, had been lying under the truck in a parking lot at 4055 S. Paradise Road, near East Harmon Avenue, when the 2014 Freightliner truck “drove over” him, Metro wrote in a release Monday afternoon.

He was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center with critical injuries, the release said.

The 62-year-old woman who was driving the tractor-trailer was not injured.

Police are still investigating the incident, the release said.

Contact Kimber Laux at klaux@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381. Find her on Twitter: @lauxkimber

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