Missing landfill employee found dead

Staff Writer

Search parties have recovered the compactor unit early Friday afternoon at Advanced Disposal Greentree Landfill at 635 Toby Rd., Kersey.
William L. Pierce, 49, of DuBois, identified by State Police, was found Friday afternoon and pronounced dead at 1:25 p.m. by Elk County Coroner Michelle Muccio.
The compacting machine was found at 1:20 p.m. Friday under roughly 40 feet of trash.