Vancouver mechanic killed while working on a school bus in Battle Ground

Almaz Kucukovic, 51, of Vancouver, Washington, was killed today when he was run over a truck while trying to charge the battery of a school bus.

The unfortunate work-related accident occurred at the Petermann Northwest bus yard on Northeast 199th Street in Battle Ground.

Kucukovic apparently was working on the bus when the truck he was using to jump the battery started rolling. Kucukovic tried to board the truck to stop it but he slipped and fell under the tire.

Kucukovic leaves behind a wife and three children.

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Vancouver Mechanic Killed in Bus Yard Accident

Posted 09/02/10