Worker Loses Five Toes in Press AccidentMarch 2009
ANNISTON, AL—An employee of Consolidated Publishing endured three operations that cost him five toes after an alleged malfunctioning press roller caught the worker's foot, according to The Anniston Star. Marty Hubbard told the paper his foot got caught in a roller that had been malfunctioning "for a while." An initial surgery and two follow-up procedures saved Hubbard's foot, but not his toes. The company is investigating the incident.