Man Sleeping in Trash Container Dumped Into Truck - The Missourian: State News

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Man Sleeping in Trash Container Dumped Into Truck

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014 8:56 am

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man is recovering in St. Louis after being dumped into a trash trunk while sleeping in a trash container.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1qhMfN5 ) reports that the man was sleeping in a large trash container early Wednesday near the St. Louis Art Museum in Forest Park. When a trash truck arrived to dump the container's contents into the bed of the truck, the workers were unaware that a man was inside the container.

The driver spotted the man, helped him get out, and called authorities. The man was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

© 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

/news/state

Jobs