PLYMOUTH — The Penobscot County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an accident in which a man was killed after a car apparently fell on him.

A dispatcher for the sheriff’s department said deputies were called Wednesday evening to a residence at 237 Etna Road in Plymouth, where the accident took place.

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The dispatcher did not know if the man was working underneath the vehicle at the time. The incident took place just after 5 p.m.