Terre Haute man dies after being crushed by dumpster


TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Police say a Terre Haute man died Wednesday after being crushed by a dumpster.

They say Roy Charles was crushed while the dumpster was being moved. It appears to be an accidental death.

Police responded about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday to the scene where CPR was being performed on Charles, but the man died from his injuries.

The Tribune-Star reports an autopsy and standard chemical tests on the person who was moving the dumpster are pending.

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