One injured in industrial accident at Bilstein Group

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A terrifying accident in a Bowling Green manufacturing facility Monday night.

Bowling Green firefighters say they were called to the Bowling Green Transpark after a man became stuck under a 9,000 pound roll of steel.

The accident happened around 6:20 Monday evening at Bilstein group. Fire officials say the roll of steel was on top of the man’s arm and leg when they arrived and extraction tools were used to free him.

The man was flown to a trauma center. No word on his condition. No one else was injured.