Man injures hand in industrial accident
01/04/2014 1:30 PM
01/04/2014 1:31 PM
A 21-year-old man was injured in an industrial accident Friday night in north Wichita, police said.
The incident occurred shortly after 8 p.m. at Pratt Industries, 700 E. 37th Street North, Sgt. Jeff Davis said. The man’s shirt was caught in a rotating roller, which pulled his hand into the roller.
“His hand suffered a severe injury,” Davis said.
The victim was taken to Via Christi Hospital St. Francis for treatment. Pratt Industries is a paper and packaging company.
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