Chatham Woman Injured After Hair Caught in Farm Machinery

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A Chatham woman has been injured in a farm accident.

Chatham-Kent police say that emergency crews responded to an industrial accident Tuesday in a farmer’s field in Raleigh Township.

A woman working on a tomato harvester got her hair caught in a belt on the machine.

The 54-year-old was transported to hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The Ministry of Labour has been notified about the incident.