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Person Trapped in Potato Grading Machine - Malton

25th November 2015

Time: 08:28

Location: Farm in Butterwick, Malton

Crews were conacted by Ambulance control to a male aged mid-30's who had both legs trapped inside a potato grading machine. Crews from Sherburn, Malton and Scarborough were mobilised with an officer. Crews met air ambulance and road ambulance crews at scene and assisted with the release of the casualty using hydraulic cutting equipment.

The male was taken to hospital via air ambulance with bruising to the legs however the full extent of the injuries sustained are not known at this stage.

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