Man dies after being crushed by car, fire officials say

Man crushed by car

A man died after a vehicle dropped off a jack and onto him March 25, 2014.

DENVER — A man died Tuesday after he was crushed a car that dropped off a car jack.

Denver Fire officials told Channel 2 News that crews responded to a report of a person trapped under a vehicle at 2696 S. Federal Blvd.

Upon arrival, firefighters said they found a male victim under a car that had dropped off of a jack, landing on him.

Medics pronounced the man dead on the scene.

The Denver Police Department and the Coroner’s Office will conduct an investigation to determine how the accident occurred, said Denver Fire.

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