Pickup slips off jack, injures man in West Point

Posted at 4:25 PM, Oct 29, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-29 23:00:39-04

WEST POINT, Utah — A man was critically injured when the pickup he was servicing slipped off its jack and landed on his body Monday afternoon.

At about 2:30 p.m., police say the victim was working on a 3/4 ton pickup with his step-son when the vehicle came off its jack and pinned his body between the wheel and the wheel well.

The accident took place at 90 North and 3000 West, where he was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

More will be updated when further details are known.