Man Loses Arm In Accident At Tyson Plant

By: AP, Posted by Chris Fisher
By: AP, Posted by Chris Fisher

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) _ Hutchinson police say a man lost part of his arm in an industrial accident at the Tyson Foods plant in Hutchinson.

Lt. John Moore says the man's arm was caught in a conveyor belt and he was pulled in the machine on Monday afternoon. He lost his arm from about the elbow down.

The Hutchinson News reports the man was taken by medical helicopter to Via Christi's St. Francis in Wichita.

The man's identity has not been released.

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