Pollok man dies after car falls on top of him

POLLOK, TX (KTRE) - A man working on his car outside of a home on Virgie Street died after the car fell on top of him Thursday morning.

According to Lufkin Fire spokesman Steve McCool, David Dugat, 50, had the car off the ground with a trailer and hoist. The car apparently came undone and landed on top of him. He was pronounced dead on the scene by Justice of the Peace R.G. Bowers.

©2010 KTRE. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.