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Man Killed After Car Under Repair Falls on Him

Coventry police responded to a call around 5 p.m. Saturday about a man trapped underneath a vehicle

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Police have identified a Rhode Island man who died after a vehicle he was working on fell on him.

Coventry police responded to a call around 5 p.m. Saturday about a man trapped underneath a vehicle.

Emergency responders arrived at the Washington Street residence and freed 39-year-old Keith Denton of Coventry.

Denton was taken to Kent County Hospital. Police said he died a short time later from his injuries.

The incident remains under investigation.

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