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A rural Alexandria man's car is seen Tuesday after he accidentally left it in reverse while putting mail in his mailbox, and the car ran over him and killed him. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)

Elderly man run over and killed by own car

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ALEXANDRIA — A rural Alexandria man died Tuesday afternoon when he got out of his car to put mail in his mailbox and his own vehicle ran him over.


Leland LaDue, 90, was transported to Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell after the accident, where he died.

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