Just thought that it would be an eye opener for those of us who like to do things ourselves. Make sure you have the proper tools when working on your Camaros. Use jackstands and wheel chocks. It certainly doesn't hurt to have blocks under tires to help if the stands would fail (make sure the holes are vertical, not horizontal). It's a shame when an accident like this happens...
Adam lives in Jeannette -- I wonder if he knew the guy.CentreDailyTimes said:JEANNETTE, Pa. — A western Pennsylvania man has been killed by a car that fell on him when a jack slipped as he worked on the vehicle in his grandparents' driveway.
Westmoreland County deputy coroner Gerald Fritz says 24-year-old Kevin Garland Jr., of Blairsville, died of asphyxiation Wednesday night.
Fritz says the man's grandmother found him under the car and called 911 about 7:40 p.m. He was pronounced dead at Excela Westmoreland Hospital in Jeannette about 8:30 p.m.
Jeannette is about 25 miles east of Pittsburgh.
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