Male Suffers Life Threatening Injuries After Van Rolls Over Him

August 29—Seattle Firefighters lifted a van off of an unconscious and unresponsive man in the North end of Seattle this afternoon.

At 2:50 p.m., a caller reported a male was working on his van in the 14300 block of Stone Ave North when it rolled over him trapping him underneath the tire of the vehicle.  The male suffered head trauma when the van rolled over him. When firefighters arrived they used specialized equipment to lift the van off the male patient. Immediately, they initiated CPR efforts. Firefighters were able to get a pulse on the male patient.

Medics transported the male who is approximately in his 60’s, to Harborview Medical Center in critical condition with life threatening injuries.