Man loses hand in Springfield Twp. laundromat accident - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Man loses hand in Springfield Twp. laundromat accident

The incident happened at Andy’s Coin and Laundry, located in the 8300 block of Vine Street. (FOX19) The incident happened at Andy’s Coin and Laundry, located in the 8300 block of Vine Street. (FOX19)
SPRINGFIELD TWP, OH (FOX19) -

A man lost his hand on Tuesday in what is being called a freak accident at a Springfield Township laundromat.

The incident happened around 10:40 a.m. at Andy's Coin and Laundry, located in the 8300 block of Vine Street.

The victim's hand became stuck in a front-load washing machine while attempting to remove a blanket that was stuck inside, according to Springfield Township Fire officials.

He was transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center where he reportedly underwent surgery. His condition and identity have not been released.

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