23-year-old killed when car falls off jack in Varick

Seneca Sheriff Deputies investigated an accidental death that occurred at 885 Yale Farm Road, Romulus, in the Town of Varick on Thursday.Deputies state that Levi H Karlsen age 23 of the same address , was in a garage/ workshop , working on a full size Chevrolet pick up truck, when the jacks appearently slipped , trapping Karlsen underneath. He was found by his father Karl Karlsen age 48 , who jacked the vehicle back up and extricated his son, who was treated at the scene by Varick Rescue and South Seneca Ambulance, who transported Karlsen to Geneva General Hospital , where he was pronounced dead upon arrival . Deputies report that the cause of death was massive trauma to the chest due to a crush injury.

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