Friday, 07 April 2017 09:28

Body Found At Akron Recycling Center

Employees at the Greenstar Recycling Center on Exeter Road in Akron made a grisly discovery while sorting through recyclables: a dead body. 

The body was found Thursday during the morning shift about 7:30 a.m. at Greenstar on a conveyor belt.

On Friday morning, the Summit County Medical Examiner came back with a positive ID on the body. He has been identified as 52-year-old David Moran of Akron. They are still working to determine the cause of death.  

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Tuesday, 28 February 2017 11:39

Deceased Akron Recycling Worker Identified

The Summit County Medical Examiner has released the identity of the recycling worker who died on the job in Akron last week. 

On February 22nd, Eric Russell, 24, reportedly became trapped inside a baler machine at Greenstar Recycling at 1535 Exeter Road in Akron. 

It has been ruled an accident. An investigation into how it happened is ongoing. 

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