Death at Mayflower investigated

From Staff Reports

SHADYSIDE A Shadyside man was killed Wednesday at Mayflower Vehicle Systems after he was crushed by a compactor.

Police officers who responded were not available for comment and the identity of the man was not released.

The incident happened around 12:40 a.m. Responding to the scene were police officers from Shadyside, Bellaire and Powhatan Point, as well as Neffs Fire Department and a member of the Shadyside Fire Department.

While the name of the man is not released, the incident may have reportedly been a suicide, but that information has not been confirmed at this time.

The investigation is continuing into the matter. The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification and Investigation was reportedly called to assist in the investigation, along with the Belmont County Coronor’s Office.