Lowe's Delivery Driver Killed in Accident, Co-Worker Arrested for Obstruction of Justice

WINNEBAGO COUNTY (WIFR) -- It was just an accident. but how a Lowe's delivery driver allegedly handled the accident has him in a lot of trouble.

The Winnebago County Sheriff's Department says Jose Gaitan,52, lied about how his co-worker Erwin Guzman, 47, was killed over the weekend. Investigators say Gaitan reversed his truck while Guzman was in the way crushing him between two trucks.

Authorities say Gaitan gave the 911 operator false information on how the accident happened. He's charged with obstruction of justice.

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