Reporting Esme Murphy
MINNETRISTA, Minn. (WCCO) — A man died after getting trapped in a garbage truck early Wednesday morning in Minnetrista.
Officers from the Minnetrista Public Safety Department were dispatched to 1195 Sunnyfield Road N., and upon arrival found a 61-year-old man pinned in a hydraulic arm of a garbage truck.
The man was dead when officers arrived.
Police say they are looking into whether or not the worker had a medical emergency.
The case is still under investigation but police say there are no suspicious circumstances.