LAKE FOREST, CA: On January 18th, 2017, a construction worker got his arm stuck in the back of a dump truck tailgate while on a worksite. It took 40 minutes for the rescue team to free his arm. An incident like this has occurred twice in Orange County in the past three months. However, the other worker was killed in a vehicle unloading incident. Kurtz, the Orange County Fire Authority Captain stated that these men were trained properly and knew how to operate this machinery. As of now, the victim was airlifted to the nearest hospital and remains in stable condition.
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