Woman's Arm Nearly Severed After She Falls Down Garbage Chute and Gets Stuck in Trash Compactor

Woman's Arm Nearly Severed After She Falls Down Garbage Chute and Gets Stuck in Trash Compactor

October 30, 2012 Updated Oct 30, 2012 at 10:47 AM CST

A bizarre story from New York over the weekend.

According to a report from the New York Daily News, fire department officials said a 30-year-old New York woman nearly had her arm severed over the weekend when she fell into her apartment building's garbage chute and got trapped inside a trash compactor. The woman was hospitalized in critical condition, according to the Daily News report.

Read the New York Daily News report HERE.

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