Trapped in hay bailer

A 21 year old man suffered serious leg injuries after being trapped in a hay bailer at Omakau Central Otago today, say Police.

Senior Constable Darren Cox of Omakau Police.says emergency services were called to a nearby farm about 1.30pm, after the 21 year old local man became trapped..

He was cut free by fire fighters and flown by Rescue Helicopter to Dunedin Hospital with serious leg injuries. His condition is not believed to be life threatening.

Worksafe NZ have been advised and will continue investigations into this matter.



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