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Farmer caught in corn picker

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WAUZEKA TOWNSHIP (KWWL) - A farmer is in the hospital after getting his arm caught in a corn picker.

The Crawford County Sheriff's Department says 22-year-old Curt Mezera was operating a corn picker when it malfunctioned. He got his arm caught in the machine, but used his cell to call for help. It took an hour and a half to free Mazera. He was flown to a hospital in LaCrosse, Wisconsin.

 

Online Producer: Maria Magner

 

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