IMPD: Man killed in trash compactor accident
Police released few details
Last Updated: 309 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said a man, 41, was killed in a trash compactor accident at World Media Group in the 6700 block of East 30th Street Wednesday.
Police said an employee was operating the on-site compactor and probably did not know the victim was inside.
Police have released few details in the incident, but World Media Group released a statement.
"We at World Media Group, Inc. would like to express our condolences to the family that experienced the loss of their loved one today in a tragic accident," the company said.
The company said the victim -- a sub-contractor of a leasing company, not a World Media Group employee -- was killed while repairing equipment.
"We are respecting the wishes of the family and the police department and will not release any further information regarding the accident," the company added.
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