[News Script: Victim freed in plant accident] Part: 1 of 4
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VICTIM FREED IN PLANT ACCIDENT
At the Interstate By-Products Company in Fort
Worth, 49-year-old John Lewis Winter lies trapped
while rescue workers try frantically to free his
left leg from a bone grinder. Winter is given
blood plasma rushed to the scene from
city-county hospital and oxygen from two Shannon
ambulances. Witnesses say Winter slipped on a
small bone, fell
into the machine. jleg was
mangled from his toes to above his knee.
GROUP AT DOOR
While the rescue work continues, newsmen are
ordered from the building. Winter is one of the
owners of the plant which manufactures feed.
His leg lies in the
crushing machine, an opening in the building's
Some newsmen wait outside while the hour-and-a-
half rescue continues...
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Victim freed in plant accident], item, March 19, 1954; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc726522/m1/1/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.