Man dies after being ‘crushed’ by dumpster

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — One man died Tuesday morning in Terre Haute after being caught under a moving dumpster, police said.

Officers with the Terre Haute Police Department responded to a call around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday after receiving a call about a man needing CPR, according to a THPD Facebook post. Upon arriving at 1600 Hulman St., officers said they found Roy Charles ‘crushed’ under a dumpster that was being moved.

Charles died at the scene, the post said. No arrests were made.

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