Man Critically Hurt In Railyard Accident

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

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July 9, 2013

A man was critically injured early today when he was pinned beneath a rail car. Emergency crews were called to the Wellington rail yard at 2:21.

Emergency workers found a BNSF employee pinned under a rail car with critical injuries to his lower body. Paramedics started caring for the man while he was pinned. It took 45 minutes to free the man.

He was flown to Via Christi Health-St. Francis for treatment.

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