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

Man gets arm caught in machinery in Sikeston

Posted: Updated:
SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) -

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.

Copyright 2012 KFVS. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

310 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

FCC Public File
publicfile@kfvs12.com
573-335-1212
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KFVS12. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.