LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A Los Angeles International Airport employee was fatally struck Friday by a luggage-moving cart.

The incident took place around 5 a.m. on the LAX mid-field service road, officials said.

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The man in his 50s was driving a ground service equipment vehicle when he fell off and was run over.

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The victim, whose name was withheld pending notification of relatives, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Los Angeles Coroner’s Office.

It was unclear if he suffered a medical issue or how he lost control of the vehicle.

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The incident was under investigation.