Woman found alive in trash compactor off highway

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ALABAMA – A woman was found in a trash compactor, hours after police say her husband reported her missing.

According to police, the woman was found alive, conscious and was able to speak to officers.

An officer first spotted her SUV, then K-9s searched the area near Birmingham, Alabama.

That’s when she was found in the compactor, near U.S. Highway 280 Friday evening.

At this point, police say they don’t know the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Police are currently investigating whether foul play was involved.

Latest News

More News

National News

More National

Washington D.C.

More Washington DC Bureau

Your Local Election HQ

More Your Local Election HQ

Latest News

More News

Popular

KFOR Podcasts

More Podcasts

Follow @KFOR on Twitter