Coroner identifies man killed while working on equipment in Paradise Township

Tina Locurto
York Dispatch
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A man died early Thursday after being trapped by equipment he was working on at his Paradise Township home. 

The York County Coroner's Office identified the victim as William Evert, 56.

Evert was working on a front-end loader when the hydraulic unit in the front of the machine dislodged, pinning him against the equipment, according to a news release from the York County Coroner's Office.

The coroner was called about 1:15 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, to the 5000 block of Admire Road.

Evert died at 2:06 a.m., the news release stated.

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