DC man dies after being crushed by car

(PHOTO: MGN Online)

WASHINGTON, DC – A man was killed after getting trapped under a car when the jack failed early Thursday morning.

According to police, 52-year-old James Butler was working on his car when the incident occurred on 4412 Kansas Ave., NW.

Butler was last seen alive around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, but his body was found at 5:15 a.m. Thursday, police say.

This is an ongoing investigation.