Sheriff: Coeymans man dies after being trapped under vehicle

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COEYMANS, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Albany County Sheriff’s Office has reported the death of a Coeymans man after a fatal accident. Michael Stumph, 27, was found the trapped underneath a vehicle after the vehicle jack had apparently failed.

The sheriff said the he was removed and pronounced dead at the scene. He was transported to Ellis Hospital for a post mortem exam. The exam showed Stumph died as a result of mechanical asphyxia.

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