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Sioux City Journal siouxcityjournal.com 25 Jan, 2023 13:00 am

Jeremy Renner was trying to save nephew from injury when he was crushed by snowplow, sheriff's report says

Jeremy Renner was trying to save nephew from injury when he was crushed by snowplow, sheriff's report says
"When Renner attempted to stop or divert the Pistenbully to avoid injury to (his nephew), he was pulled under the vehicle by the track and run over," reads the reports.

Actor Jeremy Renner was trying to stop his snow-removal tractor from sliding and hitting his grown nephew when he was pulled under the vehicle and crushed on New Year's Day, according to a Nevada sheriff's office incident report.Impairment was not believed to be a factor in the incident, the report also concludes.The incident began on New Year's Day, when Renner towed his nephew's truck off the actor's driveway after it had been stuck in snow, he told investigators on January 5 while hospitalized, according to the incident report.When Renner attempted to stop or divert the Pistenbully to avoid injury to (his nephew), he was pulled under the vehicle by the track and run over.

The nephew was able to help Renner until help arrived, the report states.Keep scrolling for photos from Renner's career "The Pistenbully snow groomer began sliding causing Renner to exit the vehicle without setting the emergency brake," reads the conclusion of the report, which CNN obtained Tuesday through a public records request.

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