Deputies Identify Lincoln County Man Killed After Being Pinned Under His Truck

CROUSE, NC — A 50-year-old man is dead after officials say his truck fell on him while working underneath it Monday afternoon.

Michael Queen was pronounced dead on the scene at his home on George Brown Road. Officials say Queen was working on his vehicle and had it up on jack stands when it apparently fell on him.

Queen’s wife came home and found him under the truck just before 1:30pm, officials say, and called 911.

Deputies have ruled the incident accidental.