A 25-year-old Alice man was pronounced dead Thursday morning after an early morning accident.

Jim Wells County Sheriff deputies responded to the 100 block of County Road 135 in reference to a man, later identified as Jaime Alaniz, appeared to have been ran over by a vehicle.

According to sheriff officials, Alaniz and another man were pushing a 2013 gray Mazda out of a driveway when the vehicle rolled into a ditch area trapping Alaniz under the vehicle.

Alaniz was taken to the hospital by EMS, where he passed away from his injuries. An autopsy was ordered.

The incident is under investigation.