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Cass City man receives severe injury from machete he was using to clear brush
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 09:20:16 EDT
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A Cass City man had a severe leg injury after was cutting brush with a machete, and accidentally struck his foot. Troopers from the Caro State Police post were called to the scene on Colwood Road in Almer Township of Tuscola County at 5:47 Tuesday afternoon. The call reported the 45 year old man had injured himself with a machete. When officers arrived they found the victim unconscious with major blood loss and a severe injury to the right foot. They applied a tourniquet at the right knee which caused the bleeding to stop and the victim was able to regain consciousness. He was rushed to a Saginaw hospital for treatment and is recovering.