Name of man killed trying to move truck released

Man killed trying to move truck

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - An Evansville man was killed Thursday evening while trying to move a truck.

Officials with the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office say it happened shortly before 7 p,m. in the 600 block of Jobes Lane.

They say emergency crews found a man pinned under a Ford F-150 pick-up truck in the yard.

Deputies say the truck toppled the man as it slid down an embankment. The say it fell from a floor jack that he was using to help move the truck from the yard to the driveway.

The coroner says he’s 57-year-old David Lee Schroeder. An autopsy is set for Sunday.

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