(WTVA) - Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant said one man died Friday after repairing a truck at work.
He identified the man as Mitchell Welch from Vernon, Alabama.
According to the coroner, Welch worked for TNT Truck LLC on Performance One Drive off of Highway 45 near the Columbus Air Force Base.
Welch was repairing a truck when the jack stand he used failed. The truck collapsed on Welch, said the coroner.
Merchant said his coworkers tried to remove the fallen truck, but Welch died from his injuries.
Merchant pronounced Welch dead at the scene.