Man Working On Car Dies When Jack Fails

GODFREY, Ill. (KMOX) –  A man working in his driveway to repair his car died Sunday evening when a jack failed and the car fell onto him.

Madison County sheriff’s deputies were called to a home at 7502 Humbert Rd. in Godfrey just after 6:30 Sunday evening.

They found 32-year-old Charles J. Kraisser trapped under the car.

His death is being ruled as accidental.


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