Police: Man dies after being crushed by vehicle in Norwalk

Norwalk police say a man died after being crushed by a vehicle.

Norwalk police say a man died after being crushed by a vehicle.

Norwalk police say a man died after being crushed by a vehicle. (9/16/16)

NORWALK - Norwalk police say a man died after being crushed by a vehicle.

Police say they responded to a home on Plattsville Avenue just after 12 p.m. Friday, where they found the man under the vehicle in his driveway.

Crews were called in to lift the vehicle off the victim.

News 12 is told the man was taken to Norwalk Hospital and later died from his injuries.

The victim's name has not yet been released. Neighbors say the man was a caring dad who had been living in the home for about six months.

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