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Auto repair ends with local man's life after vehicle falls on top of him

Eagle Pass, TX - Eagle Pass Fire Department officials report one person is dead after an accident that took place on Saturday afternoon on a residence located on Taft Street.

A 24-year-old local man was reportedly repairing a vehicle when unfortunately he got trapped underneath after a failure in the mechanical lift (jack) caused the automobile to fall on him.

Upon EMS crew arrival, it was tragic to discover the young man dead at the scene.

Police detectives filed a report, where the death is beloved to have been accidental. Until now, no further details in regards to the incident have been released.

Reparación de automóvil acaba con la vida de hombre local después de que el vehículo cae sobre él

Eagle Pass, TX - Funcionarios del Departamento de Bomberos de Eagle Pass informan que una persona está muerta después de un accidente ocurrido el sábado por la tarde en una residencia ubicada en la calle Taft.

Según informes, un hombre local de 24 años estaba reparando un vehículo cuando desafortunadamente quedó atrapado debajo después de que una falla en el elevador mecánico (gato) hizo que el automóvil cayera sobre él.

A la llegada de la tripulación de EMS, fue trágico descubrir al joven muerto en la escena.

Los detectives de la policía presentaron un informe, donde se cree que la muerte fue accidental. Hasta ahora, no se han revelado más detalles sobre el incidente.

1 Comment

yo lo
yo lo
Jul 04, 2023

This is truly a heartrending incident, a stark reminder of the inherent dangers associated with automotive repair work. My deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of the man involved. It's moments like these when we must acknowledge the importance of safety, especially while working with heavy machinery.

For any auto enthusiasts or professional mechanics reading this, it's crucial to remember that the right tools and parts can make a world of difference in ensuring your safety. For instance, sturdy coilover parts are not just about enhancing performance but also about maintaining the secure balance of your vehicle.

Let's all stay informed, prepared, and take the necessary precautions to prevent such tragic incidents in the future. Safety should…

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