Man dies after being trapped under a car

WICHITA, Kansas – A 23-year-old man has died after being trapped under car.

It happened before noon at Chrisman’s Truck-Auto Salvage in the 3800 block of South Broadway.

Police say the man was working to remove a part when the jack collapsed.  It caused the car to fall on him.

“Officers arrived. The man was a worker that was removing a part from a car in the back lot. He was left by fellow employees for a period of time to work on his own,” said Sgt. Mark Jackson, Wichita Police Department.

Employees found the man trapped and used equipment to remove the car off of him.

They started CPR.  EMS arrived and transported the man to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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