Contractor reportedly severs hand inspecting Windseeker at Carowinds

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A worker was seriously hurt Wednesday morning after severing his hand while inspecting a ride at Carowinds, according to officials. In a statement, Carowinds said a third-party contractor was inspecting the WindSeeker ride when he was injured and taken to the hospital. Flint Hill Fire Department officials told WSOC the man was working at the top of the tower when his hand got caught in a pulley and severed.

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