The Seattle Times reports that a East Bremerton man from was killed in a car jack accident on Sunday afternoon.
According to the report, the accident occurred around 4PM in the 3100 block of Aegean Boulevard Northeast. Apparently the car slipped of the jack and crushed the man.
The man’s girlfriend and a neighbor used a second jack to raise the Honda off of the man but he was dead from crushing injuries.
The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration estimates that approximately 10,000 people are injured every year in accidents involving hoists or jacks. Car jack accidents happen when people are repairing cars or trucks or changing tires.
This information is provided by Washington Injury Attorney blog, a service of The Farber Law Group. We are a personal injury law firm that represent people who have been injured due to the negligence of others including in work-related accidents, auto accidents and slip, trip and fall accidents.
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