Absecon man whose car fell on top of him dies from his injuries
An Absecon man who suffered a freak injury Tuesday afternoon at a Walmart in the Farmington section of Egg Harbor Township succumbs to his injuries.
Police say Joseph McGowan, 44, was trying to fix his 2002 Mercury Grand Marquis when it rolled off the jack and landed on top of him.
Witnesses in the parking lot helped move him from underneath the car.
McGowan was treated at the scene before being transported to the Atlanticare Regional Medical Center-City Campus.
He died in hospitalization on Wednesday following serious injuries suffered in the accident.
This incident is being investigated by Officer Robert Moran of the Egg Harbor Township Police Department Traffic Safety Unit.
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