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Authorities: Delaware worker hurt, pinned by conveyor belt

November 12, 2019 GMT

GLASGOW, Del. (AP) — Authorities in Delaware say an industrial worker was seriously injured when they became pinned in a machine’s conveyor belt.

The News Journal of Wilmington reports the worker was hurt late last week near the Pencader Corporate Center in Glasgow. A New Castle County Paramedics statement says fire personnel were able to remove the person from the belt, and the person was airlifted to a hospital in serious condition.

The person’s condition was unclear as of Tuesday. It’s unclear how the worker became pinned in the conveyor belt.


Information from: The News Journal of Wilmington, Del., http://www.delawareonline.com