Wilmington man killed after being run over by trash truck

first_imgNEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Wilmington man was killed after a trash truck reportedly ran him over in New Hanover County Tuesday evening.According to Trooper H. N. Middleton, the fatal accident happened on 23rd Street around 5:20 p.m. Tuesday.- Advertisement – Highway Patrol says 30-year-old Dashiell Titus Parker was riding east on the shoulder of the road when the bicycle hit a washed out area near the pavement. That’s when Parker reportedly lost control and was thrown into the road into the path of a Waste Industries trash truck that was also traveling east.Trooper Middleton says the driver of the truck was unable to avoid Parker and ran over him, resulting in his death.No charges have been filed at this time.last_img read more