Hancock County Woman Killed In Accident

A Hancock County woman died today after what authorities describe as a freak accident.

The woman died after she was run over by a pick-up truck. Sheriff's investigators say the woman was sitting in the driver seat while her husband was doing repair work under the hood. They don't know exactly what happened, but the truck ended up in reverse, throwing the woman out of the truck, which then ran over her.

The accident happened on Ioor Street in the Clermont Harbor Community. The name of the woman killed has not been released.