Man gets arm caught in machinery in Sikeston - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Man gets arm caught in machinery in Sikeston

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A man was critically injured in Sikeston Thursday afternoon after his arm was caught in a piece of machinery.

According to Lt. Jim McMillen with Sikeston DPS, a worker from Allen Wire Company was being airlifted to a hospital for treatment after being injured.

He is in critical condition.

According to Sikeston DPS, the worker got his arm caught into a pulley after some clothes got caught in the pulley.

It happened around 12:40 p.m.

The man's name is not being released, according to DPS.

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