April 30, 2014 2:39 pm

Man injured while working on conveyor belt problem

A man has been sent to a Saskatoon hospital after he was injured while working on a conveyor belt problem at Crop Production Services.

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SASKATOON – A workplace injury at Crop Production Services near Elstow, Sask. on Wednesday has sent a man to a Saskatoon hospital.

Police say the 59-year-old Saskatoon man was working on a conveyor belt problem around 8:30 a.m. when one of his arms got caught up in the conveyor belt.

Fertilizer was being unloaded from a rail car at the time.

The unidentified man was taken to Royal University Hospital with undisclosed injuries.

Saskatoon RCMP and occupational health and safety are investigating.

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