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Fort Wayne Valbruna worker critically injured when arm catches in machinery

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 3:36 pm

A Valbruna Stainless worker was taken to a hospital Monday in critical condition after his arm became trapped in some machinery.

The worker, whose identity was not released, had his arm freed from the machine by the time police arrived after a 911 call was made at 8:38 a.m. Monday, according to a Fort Wayne Police Department report. The Fort Wayne Fire Department had responded first , and the victim was taken by ambulance to Lutheran Hospital.

Valbruna Stainless is a subsidiary of Italy-based Acciaierie Valbruna