Worker Suffers Serious Injuries After Machine Accident

A man from Devon has suffered serious ‘life-changing’ injuries after his hand was caught in a feeding machine at work.

Emergency services were called to Lloyd’s Animal Feeds in Devon at 8:15am this morning.
Firefighters confirmed that the worker had caught his hand in an auger feeding machine and sustained serious injuries.

A spokesperson said: “The man was lowered safely to the ground using a series of ropes but it is a serious injury.”

The man was treated in hospital, however a South West Ambulance spokesman said, “the patient was treated by doctors and paramedics but he has been left with life-changing arm injuries.”

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