Man killed after being pinned under van in Central Park

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Monday, February 22, 2016

CENTRAL PARK, Manhattan (WABC) -- A man was killed when he became pinned under his van in Central Park Monday morning.

Police responded just before 7 a.m. and found the man pinned underneath the front, driver side tire of a private construction company van at 74th Street and East Drive.

The 56-year-old victim may have gotten out to look under his van when it rolled over him and into the wooded area.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

The victim's identity has not yet been released.