Fairfield Man Rescued After Getting Pinned by Truck

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    An elderly man from Fairfield was rescued after getting pinned between his garage wall and his truck Saturday.

    The incident happened on Stratfield Road just before 6 p.m.

    Firefighters and a police officer jumped into action to help the 86-year-old man by using their bare hands to pick up his truck and free him.

    The man suffered three broken ribs and was taken to St. Vincent's Hospital.

    The cause of the accident is under investigation.