ALTON, Ill. — According to, an employee at the Auto Butler Car Wash died in an accident involving a customer’s car.

When the vehicle came out of the dryer tunnel, the article continued, the 42-year-old employee went inside to start cleaning the windows.

He apparently hit the gas and drove straight into a ditch, the article noted.

Police believe he broke his neck and was crushed by the roof of the vehicle, the article concluded.

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