Car falls off of lift, kills Virginia mechanic

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – A Richmond auto worker is dead after a car fell off of a lift and landed on him Monday morning.

Crews responded to the auto repair shop in the 5200 block of Hull Street Road just after 11 a.m. According to friends of the victim, a car fell off a list onto a mechanic. Friends said the victim, a male in his 30s, died from his injuries.

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