On Monday, a 47 year-old man died from being trapped between a loading box and a trash compactor at a town trash transfer station in the Adirondacks. According toSyracuse local news.
According to the outlet, state police arrived at Long Lake Transfer Station early in the morning on Aug. 9. This station handles the collection and disposal waste materials.
An investigation into the man’s death revealed that a container rolled into the trash compactor due to a cable snapping, according to Syracuse local news.
According to the outlet, the man was standing near the incident and was pinched between them, killing him.
According to local media, officers stated that the man died from an accidental overdose and was found dead on the spot. “industrial accident”.
Although the investigation is ongoing, no foul play is expected. The name of the victim has not yet been released, Syracuse local news reported.