Texas man struck, pinned under vehicle

Crews used airbags to lift the white Honda sedan and get the man out


By Rebeca Piccardo
The Sun Sentinel

FORT LAUDERDALE, Texas  A man was pinned underneath a car Friday night after being hit at a crosswalk in Fort Lauderdale.

The incident happened around 7 p.m. in the 1000 block of Northwest Sixth Street.

Crews work to extricate the trapped man. (Photo/ Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)
Crews work to extricate the trapped man. (Photo/ Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Crews used airbags to lift the white Honda sedan and get the man out, said Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Greg May.

The man was taken to Broward Health Medical Center with injuries that were not life-threatening, May said.

Coyright 2016 the Sun Sentinel

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