JAMESTOWN, MI (WHTC) - A 48-year-old Cedar Springs man is recovering from an agricultural accident in Jamestown Township yesterday.
Ottawa County Sheriff’s Sergeant Greg Rotman and deputies were dispatched to a farm off of 20th Avenue and Adams Street after 1 PM to tend to Timothy Patin, described as a self-employed contractor. Patin was attempting to repair a conveyor system inside of a silo when his right hand was caught in a conveyor belt, causing severe injuries.
He was eventually taken to Spectrum-Butterworth Hospital for treatment. The incident remains under investigation.