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Man injured in roller accident in Benton County

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Updated: May. 13, 2021 at 2:51 PM CDT
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GARRISON, Iowa (KCRG) - A Cedar Rapids man was injured after being caught in a roller at a quarry in Benton County.

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office received a report at 8:21 A.M. that an employee at Wendling Quarries, located at 1851 61st Street in Garrison, was caught in a roller.

Officials say the 24-year-old man was freed by co-workers and transported to Virginia Gay Hospital with significant, but non-life-threatening injuries. The man was later transferred to another facility.

The Garrison Fire Department, Garrison First Responders, North Benton Ambulance and Benton County Sheriff’s Office all responded to the incident.

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