Homeless man nearly crushed to death in garbage truck

Posted at 5:25 PM, Nov 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-23 21:39:27-05

A homeless man was nearly crushed to death after he ended up in the back of a garbage truck in Macomb County.

It happened behind a Mt. Clemens church where the homeless man was sleeping inside a dumpster.

When morning came, the truck loaded the contents.

It was equipped with a camera, and the driver saw an arm waving, he immediately went to the fire department.