Local man dies after being pinned by a vehicleFargo, ND (WDAY TV)-- A Fergus Falls man is dead, after the van he was working on pinned him.
By: WDAY, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV)-- A Fergus Falls man is dead, after the van he was working on pinned him.
Dispatchers received a call just after noon Thursday from the victim's girlfriend.
Police say 54-year-old Glen Detienne was making repairs to the vehicle at his home in the 700 block of North Vine Street in Fergus Falls.
They say Detienne disconnected the van's drive shaft, causing it to roll forward off the ramp it was on, pinning him. The van's parking brake was not on.
Authorities pronounced him dead at the scene.