Man taken to Miami Valley Hospital following industrial accident in Darke Co.

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UPDATE @ 8:50 a.m.

CareFlight has taken the injured man to Miami Valley Hospital, according to Darke County dispatchers.

Dispatchers could not comment on the severity of the man’s injuries, however scanner traffic indicated his arm may have to be amputated.

A deputy remains at the scene of the Cochran Road address in Rossburg for an ongoing investigation.

INITIAL REPORT

CareFlight is heading to the scene of a reported industrial accident in Darke County Sunday morning.

Crews were dispatched to the 13000 block of Cochran Road in Rossburg around 7:54 a.m.

Initial reports indicate a man caught his arm in a manure spreader at the agricultural business.

The man now has his arm out of the machinery, but amputation may be required, according to scanner traffic.

We are working to confirm details in this developing story.

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