Man injured in industrial accident

(WDTN Photo)

CELINA, Ohio (WDTN) — A man was hospitalized after an industrial accident at Rubber Recycling Technology Inc. in Celina.

The Celina Fire Department says they responded to a call in the 400 block of Grand Lake Road just after 9:20 p.m. on Tuesday on a call of a man with his arm stuck in a forklift mast.

It took firefighters more than an hour and a half to free the man.

He was transported by CareFlight to a trauma center due to the extent of his injuries. His name and condition are not being released.

The Celina Police Department, Crown Corporation maintenance personnel, Coldwater Hospital and employees of Rubber Recycling Technology Inc. assisted in the man’s extrication from the forklift. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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