Ski area employee rescued after becoming trapped under conveyor belt in Washington County
KEWASKUM, Wis. (CBS 58) -- A ski area employee is okay after deputies say he became trapped underneath a conveyor belt.
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, they were called to the Sunburst Ski Area on Prospect Drive in Kewaskum around 9:00 p.m. Thursday.
Investigators say the employee was performing maintenance underneath the conveyor belt when his arm was trapped.
The Kewaskum Fire Department was able to free the employee who was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
The incident is still under investigation.