Crews Rescue Man Stuck In Meat Grinder

LEETSDALE (KDKA) – A man was injured after getting his foot caught in a meat grinder in Leetsdale Tuesday morning.

According to officials, 26-year-old Nicholas Mangino was cleaning the machine when his leg got stuck halfway up to his knee.

Mangino began cleaning the seven-foot machine at 11 p.m. Monday and was found by co-workers Tuesday around 6:15 a.m.

When emergency responders arrived at K&K Gourmet Meats, they had to cut Mangino from the machine.

He was taken to Allegheny General Hospital for treatment.

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One Comment

  1. SMM says:

    REMIND ME NOT TO BUY MEAT FROM THIS COMPANY! REALLY, HIS FOOT WAS STUCK….

  2. JMT says:

    My boyfriend works there…so its like a type of meat company where they pack meat for other companys like Charley steakery..or Viccli Pizz (spell check). So if you dont want there meat..better b careful where you choose you food…!!

  3. JMT says:

    ** im sorry i meant to say Pizza

  4. will g says:

    it’s called a meat grinder for a reason. i never seen one but i’m pretty sure you shouldn’t stick your leg in it to clear it. i see a drug or at least a IQ test in his future.

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