​"Efforts were made by first responders to revive the man, but tragically, he died on scene," Constable Tania Visintin with the VPD said. | 22 Words

A tragedy has struck at a Vancouver branch of McDonald's after a customer was killed while going through the drive-thru.

On Wednesday, Vancouver Fire Rescue Services were called to the McDonald's on Main and Terminal streets in Vancouver, Canada.

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A customer had been killed in a freak accident at the restaurant.

He was paying at the drive-thru when he dropped his bank card and exited the vehicle.

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The vehicle then rolled forward, trapping the man between it and a "structural piece" of the restaurant.

He then became "pinned between the vehicle door and frame."

​"Efforts were made by first responders to revive the man, but tragically, he died on the scene," Constable Tania Visintin with the VPD said.

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"This is an absolutely heartbreaking scenario. Our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of this man."

​The incident is now being investigated by VPD's Collision Investigation Unit and BC Coroner Services.

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"Whenever you get off your car FOR GOD'S SAKE put your breaks on and put it on park!" warned one Facebook commenter.

​"Did anyone even try to push the car back to free him before first responders arrived?" another questioned.

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Rest in peace. Our thoughts and prayers are with the man's friend's and family during this difficult time.