Investigation into death of man in tanker trailer in Virginia

Virginia Police responded to a medical call on Thursday afternoon about a man ‘down in a tanker trailer.’ The call came in at 3:46 p.m. and authorities were sent to the 1900 block of 15th Avenue South in Virginia.

When they got there, police and fire crews determined the 39-year-old man was deceased. According to the report, responders were told that the scene or area near the trailer could contain hazardous materials.

The Duluth Hazardous Material Response Team came to assist with the incident.

The Minnesota Duty Officer and OSHA were notified and the incident is currently under investigation.

No further details were released. This story will be updated as more information comes in.