Auto repair shop employee dies after vehicle falls on top of them

Middle TN

LAVERGNE, Tenn. (WKRN)– LaVergne Fire Rescue Department officials say one person is dead after an accident in Rutherford County Wednesday night.

They say it happened at Wood Automotive Repair on Jordan Drive.

There was a car suspended about 6 ft. in the air being worked on in the garage.

The vehicle fell off and crushed an employee.

When crews got there, the victim was already dead.

Firefighters were able to use rescue jacks to support the vehicle and got the victim out.

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