MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities said a 43-year-old man suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries after getting pinned underneath his own car in Minneapolis early Sunday morning.
Police were called to the area of Girard Terrace and N. 4th Avenue at about 2 a.m. on a report of a man pinned under a car. When officers arrived, they learned the man was driving and hit several parked cars. After the crash, the man got out of his car but didn’t put it in park.
He was behind the vehicle when it backed over him, pinning him underneath, police said.
He was taken to a hospital with serious injuries but is expected to survive. Authorities said what led up to the accident is still under investigation.