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Bainbridge woman crushed in a garbage truck
Bainbridge woman crushed in a garbage truck
Bainbridge woman crushed in a garbage truck

Published on: 06/21/2024

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BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WALB) -A Bainbridge woman is reportedly seriously injured when she is crushed, after being dropped from a dumpster into a garbage truck.

Bainbridge Public Safety Chief Rendell Walton says the woman was inside the dumpster at the Captain D’s in the 900 block of East Shotwell Street around noon, when a garbage truck emptied the dumpster. Chief Walton said the woman fell a long way into the truck. 

She was first taken to the Memorial Hospital and Manor, and then life flighted to another hospital.

Chief Walton said the employees at Chuck’s Package Store likely saved the woman’s life.  The Chief said the employees saw the woman fall from the dumpster, and alerted the driver and first responders.

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