Employee loses arm at treated lumber manufacturing plant
February 1, 2021 | 12:47 pm CST
WOOD CROSS, Utah - An employee lost her arm while working at Utah Wood Preserving last week.
Police say the employee's arm got caught in a wood stacking machine after it caught a piece of her clothing. She was unable to break free in time.
Police and paramedics arrived soon after. The woman was taken by helicopter to a local hospital. Police say she is in critical, but stable condition.
OSHA is set to investigate.
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Utah Wood Preserving's products include fire retardant and rot-resistant lumber.
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