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Man Seriously Injured After Getting Trapped in Machine in Glastonbury

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    Man Injured in Glastonbury Industrial Accident

    A 58-year-old man has serious injuries and was flown to the hospital after getting trapped in a machine at an aerospace and defense manufacturing facility in Glastonbury early Tuesday morning.

    (Published Tuesday, May 21, 2019)

    A 58-year-old man has serious injuries and was flown to the hospital after getting trapped in a machine at an aerospace and defense manufacturing facility in Glastonbury early Tuesday morning.

    First responders were called to EDAC Technologies on National Drive shortly after midnight after an industrial accident.

    According to police, a 58-year-old employee had gotten trapped inside of an industrial CNC vertical turning center machine and was seriously injured.

    Firefighters removed the man from the machinery and LifeStar flew him to Hartford Hospital, police said.

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration was notified.

    The incident remains under investigation.

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