Around 11:15 a.m. this morning, emergency personnel were dispatched to Zaprazny EZ Pull & Save Auto Parts in East Brunswick Township for a report of a vehicle on top of a person with entrapment.
A witness said that a 25-year-old man had used a jack to lift a large truck when the vehicle fell off the jack.
He was said to be unconscious when he was freed about 5-10 minutes afterwards.
He was flown with life-threatening injuries to a hospital via PennStar helicopter.
Updates are being posted on the Firewire Schuylkill County Facebook page:
“Patient no longer trapped. Bystanders say he was not breathing when he was trapped. Is breathing however is NOT conscious.”
“Patient was trapped for approx 5-10 minutes between his waist and chest.”