Van slips, fatally crushes Long Island man working under it: police

NORTH AMITYVILLE, N.Y. — Police say a Long Island man has been crushed to death by a van as he worked under it.

The accident happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. Friday in North Amityville.

Suffolk County police say 59-year-old Michael Callejo was working under a 2001 Ford van when the vehicle apparently slipped out of gear and crushed him. Callejo was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

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