Industrial accident severs arm of construction worker

A construction worker’s right arm was ripped off during an industrial accident in Hillsboro Beach, Florida. The man was working with an auger when his right arm got trapped in the drill bit.
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A construction worker’s right arm was ripped off during an industrial accident in Hillsboro Beach, Florida. The man was working with an auger when his right arm got trapped in the drill bit.

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