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Spirit AeroSystems employee in critical condition after machinery accident

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Thursday, July 10, 2014, at 10:31 p.m.
  • Updated Saturday, July 12, 2014, at 9:38 a.m.

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A 53-year-old man who works at Spirit AeroSystems was transported to the hospital in critical condition after a machinery accident late Thursday, according to a Sedgwick County dispatcher.

The call came in at about 9:15 p.m., according to the dispatcher. Scanner traffic indicated the man had fallen between some machinery at the plant. He was transported to Wesley Medical Center with injuries to his chest area, the dispatcher said.

More information was not immediately available.

Reach Matt Riedl at 316-269-6791 or mriedl@wichitaeagle.com. Follow him on Twitter: @riedlmatt.

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