SEBERANG PRAI – Just today (8 August), a teenage boy got his left wrist stuck in an ice shaving machine. The incident occurred at a cendol stall in Pekan Darat, Butterworth.
A spokesman from the Penang Fire and Rescue Department said that they received the emergency call at 11.55 am. The Butterworth station responded quickly and dispatched a team to the scene.
“When the fire department arrived, they found the hand of a teenage boy stuck in the ice kacang machine.”
The firefighters had to use a special equipment to free the hand. They were able to successfully release the boy’s hand at 12:19pm.
Fortunately, the 15-year-old left the scene unharmed. Make sure to be careful when using heavy machinery!
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Author: Grace Choong
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