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#944771 - 09/14/18 03:14 PM Not a toy.
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Carpal Tunnel

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Deputies said two teen boys, ages 15 and 16, were doing handy work around the farm and decided to get on a motorized man lift and run it for fun.

The two did not know how to use the machine correctly and, as a result, the boom arm collapsed. Both teenagers fell about 40 feet to the ground, suffering serious internal and leg injuries.
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#944774 - 09/14/18 04:23 PM Re: Not a toy. [Re: code_ceis]
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I know this is a dumb question but where were the adults? And doesn't such a device have some sort of lock or no?
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