Man trapped inside garbage truck rescued

- Tampa Fire Rescue and police officers rescued a man trapped inside a garbage truck Wednesday morning.  

According to police, the Waste Management driver heard a man calling for help while making his rounds. Sometime during his morning route, the man -- who was sleeping in a dumpster -- was apparently deposited into the garbage truck along with the contents of the dumpster. 

Crews worked for over an hour, even bringing in a crane to pull the man from the truck. 

He has been transported to the hospital. The man's condition is unknown at this time.

Stay with FOX 13 for updates on this developing story.

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