According to reports from the Cambridge Police Department, 41-year-old Kevin Sowers was pinned under a small crane as a result of an accident around 2:20 p.m. Wednesday. Unofficial reports say Sowers, who was the owner of the crane, was attempting to start up the vehicle, when it lurched forward, pinning Sowers underneath.
First responders arrived at the scene, at the former Total Rental Facility, in a matter of minutes following frantic 9-1-1 calls to dispatchers. Sowers was taken to Southeastern Med for treatment of unspecified injuries that resulted in his death.
An investigation into the incident is on-going. AVC News will update this story as authorities release more information.