The Second Squad report the details of a Serious Aided Accident that occurred in Hicksville on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 12:53 pm.
According to detectives, a 28 year old male worker was operating a piece of machinery at the US Food Corp located at 190 Lauman Lane at which time his right arm became lodged in the machine severing his arm below his elbow. The victim then ran next door to Energy Mechanical Corp located at 194 Lauman Lane for help. Workers there immediately assisted the victim by using a belt as a tourniquet that controlled much bleeding. Eight Precinct Police along with a Nassau County Police Medic arrived and observed the victim on the ground and applied a new tourniquet in place of the belt to control bleeding. The male victim was transported to a local hospital in a Nassau County Police Ambulance for further treatment. The victim was conscious and alert. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) responded and will continue further with the investigation.
Details by: Det. Oberg/Second Squad 11/08/19