29_35x90 knx_35x90

Local

Firefighters Free Man From Machinery In South LA

View Comments

SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Firefighters have freed a man whose arm became trapped in machinery Thursday morning, officials said.

Emergency crews were sent to the 2500 block of East 25th Street shortly after 9 a.m., Rich Matheney of the Los Angeles Fire Department said.

Paramedics transported the man, whose condition was not known, to a local hospital, Matheney said.

The circumstances of the accident were under investigation.

(©2010 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus