POSTED: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 11:05am
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 12:36pm
The man who was killed has been identified as James York, Jr., 83. Authorities say he died of blunt force trauma. His wife was working in the front yard when the accident happened.
The accident happened at 18385 County Road 442. The man, whose name has not been released, was declared dead at the scene.
Investigators are still on the scene.
A man is dead near Lindale after the vehicle he was under either rolled or fell on top of him, crushing him, according to the Smith County Sheriff's Office.
The man was changing the vehicle's oil at the time of the accident, which happened in the 13000 block of CR 442.
The name of the victim has not been released.
KETK has a crew headed to the scene and we will bring you more details as they become available.