Man's fingers crushed in car bonnet in Littlehampton

Man's fingers crushed in car bonnet in Littlehampton

Man's fingers crushed in car bonnet in Littlehampton

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A man was taken to hospital after getting his fingers crushed in a car bonnet.
 

Firefighters were called to Buttermere Way in Littlehampton at around 2.45am today.

They were alerted by paramedics from South East Coast Ambulance Service who needed help to get the man free.

A brigade spokesman said: “Crews were able to to release the man's fingers and he was checked over at the scene by paramedics.
 

“As he had suffered a crush injury for more than 30 minutes, he was taken to hospital for further treatment.”

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12:57pm Sun 2 Mar 14

All 9 of me says...

whoa, you'll definitely win a George Polk award with this one.
whoa, you'll definitely win a George Polk award with this one. All 9 of me
  • Score: 1

1:06pm Sun 2 Mar 14

worthingite says...

Brilliant, another award winning splash! 108 journalists fighting in the wings to write it up!
Brilliant, another award winning splash! 108 journalists fighting in the wings to write it up! worthingite
  • Score: 2

1:35pm Sun 2 Mar 14

Old Ladys Gin says...

He's lucky he didn't get his little hampton crushed!
Get better soon.
He's lucky he didn't get his little hampton crushed! Get better soon. Old Ladys Gin
  • Score: 14

4:53pm Sun 2 Mar 14

Larry the Lamb says...

Sounds painful ouch ! Worse than catching fingers in the till.
Sounds painful ouch ! Worse than catching fingers in the till. Larry the Lamb
  • Score: 2

5:56pm Sun 2 Mar 14

All 9 of me says...

Larry the Lamb wrote:
Sounds painful ouch ! Worse than catching fingers in the till.
but nothing compared to the old fellow stuck in the zipper......
[quote][p][bold]Larry the Lamb[/bold] wrote: Sounds painful ouch ! Worse than catching fingers in the till.[/p][/quote]but nothing compared to the old fellow stuck in the zipper...... All 9 of me
  • Score: 3

7:15pm Sun 2 Mar 14

Harry Brown says...

Does suffering a crush injury for 25 minutes not require hospital treatment then?
Does suffering a crush injury for 25 minutes not require hospital treatment then? Harry Brown
  • Score: 4

7:32pm Sun 2 Mar 14

scuba1 says...

blimey thats gotta hurt , bet they're throbbing like a gooden :( i recommend plenty of whisky .. for medicinal purposes only ! hope the fella feels better soon tho :)
blimey thats gotta hurt , bet they're throbbing like a gooden :( i recommend plenty of whisky .. for medicinal purposes only ! hope the fella feels better soon tho :) scuba1
  • Score: 3

5:10am Mon 3 Mar 14

Nobody of Importance says...

Old Ladys Gin wrote:
He's lucky he didn't get his little hampton crushed!
Get better soon.
If that had been the case, he'd have been arrested for indecent exposure the second he was freed!
[quote][p][bold]Old Ladys Gin[/bold] wrote: He's lucky he didn't get his little hampton crushed! Get better soon.[/p][/quote]If that had been the case, he'd have been arrested for indecent exposure the second he was freed! Nobody of Importance
  • Score: 0

5:10am Mon 3 Mar 14

Nobody of Importance says...

Old Ladys Gin wrote:
He's lucky he didn't get his little hampton crushed!
Get better soon.
If that had been the case, he'd have been arrested for indecent exposure the second he was freed!
[quote][p][bold]Old Ladys Gin[/bold] wrote: He's lucky he didn't get his little hampton crushed! Get better soon.[/p][/quote]If that had been the case, he'd have been arrested for indecent exposure the second he was freed! Nobody of Importance
  • Score: 0

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