Tow Truck Driver Dies While Working to Free Stuck Tractor Trailer

A tow truck driver is dead from injuries he suffered while trying to free up a stuck tractor trailer. El Paso Police say on Sunday morning, 59-year-old Carlos Olague was helping to get the tractor trailer off of a portion of sidewalk where it had become stuck near North Mesa Drive. The driver of the stuck truck misunderstood signals and drove in the wrong direction crushing Olague between the trailer’s rear axles. Olague died later at University Medical Center.