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Man hospitalized after getting leg caught in rototiller

Posted at 6:07 PM, May 16, 2019

OLIVE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A man was hospitalized Thursday after getting his leg stuck in a rototiller.

It happened just before 4 p.m. in the 10000 block of Blair Street in Olive Township, near Zeeland.

Dispatchers said a man got his leg trapped in a rototiller and was taken to a nearby hospital after emergency responders were able to free him.

Authorities said the man was using the machine in his garden when it bounced back and hit him in the leg, and he was in good condition at the hospital.