St. Joseph Man Killed When Car Slips Off Jack
STEARNS COUNTY - A man in St. Joseph Township died on Monday when a car slipped off a jack and landed on top of him.
The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says they got a call from a woman in the 30,000 block of 1st Avenue Northeast just before 2:30 p.m. She came home from work and found her husband trapped underneath a car in their garage. Authorities responded and the man was found dead. He was identified as 58-year-old Gary Glein of St. Joseph.
Glein had a car on a jack as he took off the passenger side wheel to change the oil. Glein was under the car when it slipped off and landed on his chest.
Stearns County Deputies, St. Joseph Police, St. Joseph Fire and Rescue and Gold Cross Ambulance all responded to the scene.