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Kevin Mashburn, AT&T Worker, Sends Haunting Texts Before

An ATT worker who’d been bludgeoned with a crowbar sent a series of texts begging for help as he sat in his utility truck dying.

Kevin Mashburn, 58, was found barely clinging to life last Wednesday morning in his truck in Gladstone, Mo. after the intense back-and-forth messages with an ATT dispatcher and one of his friends.

He’d been making overnight repairs for the company when he was beaten allegedly by ex-con Bryan Middlemas during an attempted robbery. Following the attack, Mashburn sent his first message at 2:52 a.m. to an ATT dispatcher, according to Fox 4.

“Amanda I NEEDE YOU TO CALL ME AN AMBULANCE,” he wrote. “I HAVE BEEN ATTACKED … HELP ME PLEASE.”

About 20 minutes later, she responded and Mashburn relayed his location.

He also texted a friend, named Gracie, and described his injuries.

“I was attacked wiyh a flat crowbar,” Mashburn typed to her.

“We are praying,” she

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