- Associated Press - Thursday, October 9, 2014

SEATTLE (AP) - A homeless man who had been sleeping in a trash bin was nearly crushed when it was dumped into a garbage truck in Seattle.

The driver heard pounding from his truck about 5:30 a.m. Thursday and stopped compacting.

KIRO reports (https://bit.ly/Zgj54s ) emergency crews were called to the scene, but the man was able to climb out on his own. He was taken to Harborview Medical Center for an evaluation.

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Information from: KIRO-TV, htthttps://www.kirotv.com/index.html


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