Police Release Name of Man Who Died in Midland Landfill Accident

Police have now released the name of the man who died in an accident at a midland landfill.

Officers say Mark Stitt of Hespira was killed Thursday at the city of Midland landfill.

They say he was a private contractor working in the area, and there was no foul play.

From their investigation, Stitt was dumping materials at the landfill using a hydraulic trailer.

They say he wound up trapped in the equipment, which caused his death.