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Edco employee rescued after getting trapped in equipment

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LEMON GROVE (CBS 8) - An Edco Recycling employee was rushed to the hospital Saturday after an accident in Lemon Grove.

It happened just after 1 p.m. at the Edco facility along Federal Boulevard.

The sheriff's department says the victim became trapped in some equipment, possibly a trash compactor.

Emergency crews were able to rescue the man and put him into a waiting ambulance.

No word tonight on his condition.

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