Update 4:50 p.m.
SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Fire Department has released new details after a man in northeast Spokane was crushed beneath a truck.
The Department first responded to the call at 10:14 a.m. on Thursday, December 5. First responders arrived in four minutes and reported the man was trapped beneath a large commercial vehicle, pulseless and not breathing.
Teams devised a plan to lift the vehicle improvising equipment and tools found at the scene to lift the vehicle enough to pull the man out.
They did so within three minutes and immediately started advanced life-saving procedures. However, despite lengthy resuscitation efforts by paramedics, the man was declared dead at the scene.
North Spokane- A death investigation has begun in the Hillyard neighborhood after investigators believe a man was working on his car when it fell on him.
It happened around 10:15 Thursday morning. Spokane Police Officers and Firefighters are both on scene.
This is breaking news and we will update as soon as we get more information.