Smyth County man dies when car falls on him

Pulaski Police report that on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at approximately 3:47 p.m., the Pulaski Police Department was dispatched to 1250 East Main Street – site of the Insurance Auto Auctions facility – to assist a subject who was severely injured due to a vehicle falling on him.

Upon arriving on scene, officers located the subject, who was being treated by members of REMSI and the Pulaski Fire Department.

The victim was identified as Steve Allen Taylor, 52 years old, from Smyth County.  Taylor was pronounced dead on the scene.

The deceased was transported to the Medical Examiner’s office in Roanoke.  The cause of death is still under investigation.

No further information will be released at this time.