A rural Rice Lake man died after he was pinned under a vehicle at his residence.

According to the Barron County sheriff's office:

A 911 call was received just after 6 p.m. Monday for a man that was pinned underneath a vehicle at 1939 28th Ave.

Pat Uchytil, 50, was removed from under the vehicle by authorities but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The initial investigation shows a forklift was being used to hoist a vehicle up to have some work done. The vehicle slipped off the forklift and landed on Uchytil.

The case remains under investigation.

Contact: 715-833-9207, dan.holtz@ecpc.com