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Police Investigating Deadly
Wood Chipper Accident
Oct 21, 2021 5:01 AM CDT
Police Investigating Deadly Wood Chipper Accident
Michigan man's jacket apparently got caught on branch
- A Michigan man died in a horrific workplace accident this week when he was pulled into a wood chipper, authorities say. The 48-year-old man, part of a crew working at a private residence in West Bloomfield, was apparently pulled into the machine after his jacket got caught on a branch,...
Dies in Wood Chipper
May 29, 2020 3:53 AM CDT
Alabama Worker Dies in Wood Chipper
Police say 'partial remains' were found
- A worker at an Alabama lumber yard was killed in a horrific accident early Wednesday, authorities say. Phenix Lumber Co. employee Brandon Lee Vandyke, 34, was apparently pulled into a wood chipper after going to check on malfunctioning equipment around 4:15am, Fox reports. The Phenix City Police Department says...
Man Pulled Into Wood Chipper
Dies 'Within Seconds'
Nov 14, 2017 11:40 AM CST
Man Pulled Into Wood Chipper Dies 'Within Seconds'
His 'traumatized' friends couldn't save him
- A man trying to do a favor for a family friend ended up dead in a tragic accident in Australia Sunday night that local authorities are calling one of the worst scenes they've come across. Emergency services were called to a rural property in Queensland, where they found the...
Cops: Worker Tried to Feed
Colleague Into Wood Chipper
May 4, 2017 12:44 AM CDT
Cops: Worker Tried to Feed Colleague Into Wood Chipper
Oregon man charged with attempted murder
- Worst colleague ever? Oregon man Scott Edward Iverson, 26, has been charged with assault and attempted murder after allegedly trying to push a fellow worker at a tree service company near Salem head-first into a wood chipper. Police say a witness told them that as 22-year-old Austin Crawford was loading...
Guy Falls Headfirst Into
Wood Chipper, Survives
Feb 14, 2016 3:40 PM CST
Guy Falls Headfirst Into Wood Chipper, Survives
Oregon arborist was wearing a helmet, for one thing
- Tree-cutters and landscapers have suffered horrible deaths by wood chipper—being dragged in , falling in , and getting pulled through the entire machine . Now some relatively good news: An Oregon arborist is expected to live after falling head-first into a wood chipper, the
reports. The unidentified worker sustained serious injuries...
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