Man airlifted to WA hospital with grinder injury



LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A Cowlitz County fire spokesman says a 53-year-old man has been airlifted from the Longview, Wash., area to a Vancouver hospital for treatment of a severe facial injury caused by a commercial-grade power grinder.

Cowlitz 2 Fire and Rescue spokesman Bryan Ditterick described the injury Friday as “very serious.” He said he didn’t know exactly what happened.

The Daily News said the man was not identified.


Information from: The Daily News,