NC man dies after van falls, crushes him

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The man was helping work on the van when it slipped off a jack, crushing him. (Courtesy: WTVD)

RALEIGH, N.C. — A North Carolina man died after a van fell on top of him Friday evening, WTVD reports.

The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. in the 2700 block of Southbridge Road in Raleigh.

Deputies with the Wake County Sheriff’s Office said that 46-year-old Fredy Jeovany Castro was helping a family member work on the van when it slipped off the jack and fell on him.

He was taken to Wake Medical Hospital where was pronounced dead.