Woman seriously injured after hand stuck in mince mixer

By Faeza
16 September 2016

A woman had to be airlifted to hospital on Thursday afternoon after her hand got stuck in a mince mixer at a butchery in Pretoria.

According to Netcare911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe, the woman sustained serious injuries to her hand, which was still stuck in the mince mixer when the paramedics arrived.

"After assessing the woman, it was found that she had sustained serious injuries. She was stabilised on scene."

She was transported to a hospital in Johannesburg.