トラックの運転手は金曜日の朝、バックリーのすぐ外にあるガス移送ハブで遺体を発見しました, 約の村 100 シカゴの南西マイル, Champaign’s WCIA-TV reported.
The drivers said they were having problems unloading gas from the tanker for a couple of days and had no idea how the body ended up inside it, Coroner Bill Cheatum told the station.
The drivers reported the incident to police and an autopsy was performed Saturday. Cheatum noted the body was intact, though he didn’t say whether foul play was involved.
It’s also unclear how long the body was in the tank, 彼が追加した.
Meyer had been missing for about ten days, the station reported. His family said they believed he had gone on a road trip.
“We got a lot of questions we’d like to have answers to we ain’t go them yet. I’m hoping the truth does come out,” said Mike Metcalf, Meyer’s stepfather.
The family added that Meyer didn’t drive a gasoline truck or know of anyone in Buckley.
The sheriff’s office is investigating his death. Toxicology results are pending.