Local man accidentally kills his own mother

A Senca County woman is dead after she was accidentally run over by her own son.

According to the Sheriff's Department, 57-year-old Ann Wank of New riegel was directing her son, Jeffrey, as he was parking his truck in a garage at the family's home on Sunday morning. At some point, Wank was hit and killed by the truck.

Authorities are calling this a tragic accident.