Waterboro man crushed underneath vehicle

Posted May 23, 2011, at 3:31 p.m.
Last modified May 23, 2011, at 6:39 p.m.

WATERBORO, Maine — The York County Sheriff’s Department says a 34-year-old local man was killed when the vehicle on which he was working rolled onto him.

Deputies say Robert Bachelder of North Waterboro became pinned underneath his 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee while performing work on the vehicle Sunday.

The Portland Press Herald says rescue workers were alerted at 5:43 p.m. and found Bachelder unresponsive. They were unable to revive him, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.