Worker Hurt after getting Trapped in Machine

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 @ 10:05 PM gHale

A 58-year-old worker has serious injuries and ended up flown to the hospital after getting trapped in a machine at an aerospace and defense manufacturing facility in Glastonbury, CT, Tuesday morning.

The incident occurred at EDAC Technologies on National Drive shortly after midnight after an industrial accident, officials said.

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A 58-year-old employee had gotten trapped inside of an industrial CNC vertical turning center machine and was seriously injured, police officials said.

Firefighters removed the man from the machinery and LifeStar flew him to Hartford Hospital, police said.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the incident.



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