SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island say a worker was severely injured after becoming entangled in a piece of machinery.
Julio Granados suffered severe blood loss and traumatic injuries to both legs in the accident Tuesday afternoon at Clare Rose Distributors in Shirley.
Suffolk County Police say the 56-year-old man got trapped in a large compacting baler. He was taken to Stony Brook University Medical Center and was admitted in serious condition.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration officials have been contacted and the investigation is ongoing.