On Wednesday at 7:55 p.m. the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 12,000 block of Modoc Road, in White City, for a report of an elderly man trapped underneath a vehicle.
A Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputy found Graham Wilkins, 85, of White City trapped underneath his green Ford Ranger. Medics from Fire District #3 confirmed Mr. Graham deceased.
Deputies investigated the scene and determined it appeared Mr. Graham was working on the Ford Ranger prior to it trapping him underneath. The hood of the Ranger was open and the serpentine belt was partially off.
The case has been forwarded to the Jackson County Medical Examiner’s Office.