Worker injured in cotton gin accident

By Jessica Reber, News Producer,
Published On: Dec 05 2013 04:54:34 PM CST
Man injured in cotton gin accident

Courtesy: Gale Rose/Pratt Tribune

Courtesy: Gale Rose/Pratt Tribune


A worker has been flown to a Wichita hospital for treatment after an accident at a Pratt County cotton gin.

It happened at the High Plains Cotton gin in Cullison around 8:30 a.m. Thursday. The Pratt Tribune reports an employee fell into a piece of machinery, hurting his leg.

A Life Team helicopter transported the man to Wichita. His condition is not known at this time.

The man's name has not yet been released.