Street sweeper crushed to death in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE — Police say a street sweeper was crushed to death while trying to unclog his machine in the parking lot of Jacksonville's Regency Square Mall.

The Florida Times-Union reports a passerby found the man under the machine about 8 a.m. Friday.

Police have not released the man's identity. They say he was working for a private contractor.

No further details are immediately available.

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