Man hurt after getting trapped in grain storage building in Catoosa

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) -- A man was hospitalized Wednesday after getting stuck in a grain storage building in Catoosa.

Emergency crews responded to Gavilon Grain just before 10:30 a.m. where a contract worker was stuck inside a grain storage unit. Officials on the scene said he was in a climbing out of a tunnel when his leg became stuck in a ladder.

The man was hanging upside down when firefighters and paramedics arrived. They slid a gurney into the unit, stabilized and freed the man before bringing him up.

The man was taken to an area hospital with leg injuries.

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