Worker gets arm trapped at Nordenia facility

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Emergency crews rush a Nordenia worker to the hospital after they say he got his arm caught in a piece of machinery.

Members of the East County Fire Protection District say they got the call just before 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon.

Firefighters say when they got to the scene the worker was already clear of the equipment.  They also say he hurt his elbow during the incident.

Crews took the worker to a Cape Girardeau hospital for treatment.

No word yet on how bad the worker's injuries are.

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