Firefighters rescue man trapped inside garbage truck

Firefighters rescue man trapped inside garbage truck
(Marysville Fire District)

MARYSVILLE, Wash. — Firefighters had to rescue a man who was trapped inside of a garbage truck Friday morning.

Crews with the Marysville Fire District lowered a rescue basket into a truck after sanitation workers spotted the man inside and called for help.

According to fire officials, the man was apparently inside a dumpster that had been emptied.

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The man was taken to the hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries, firefighters said.