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Man killed when jack fails while working on vehicle

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A DeKalb County, AL man is dead after a car he was working on fell on top of him.

It happened Monday around 6:55 a.m. at a home on County Road 112 in Sylvania, the sheriff's office said. When first responders arrived, they found Sanchez Albino Huerta, 42, unresponsive.

Authorities said it appears Huerta was working on a vehicle outside when the jack failed and the vehicle fell on top of him. The coroner pronounced him dead at the scene.

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