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Jamestown police: Man killed after truck falls on him

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Posted at 10:53 AM, Aug 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-06 13:35:47-04

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WKBW) — Jamestown police say a man was killed after a truck fell on him.

Around 7:00 a.m. Friday Jamestown emergency crews responded to 153 Hopkins Avenue for the report of a subject trapped under a vehicle.

Officials say a 28-year-old man was trapped under a truck that was being worked on in a garage. He died as a result of injuries from the truck falling on him.

The man has been identified as 28-year-old Christopher Brawdy of Ashville. Police say investigation reveals the incident occurred around 4:30 p.m. Thursday but wasn't discovered until 7:00 a.m. Friday.