A worker lost two fingertips in an industrial accident Thursday morning in Perris, authorities said.
An injury involving a machine was reported about 8:15 a.m. at Four Slide Engineering, 4635 Wade Ave., said Capt. Scott Lane of the Riverside County Fire Department.
Sgt. Lisa McConnell of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said Cal OSHA will investigate the incident, which involved a man doing machinist work.
Mike Mason, one of the owners of the small company, said the worker, who is in his early 20s and new to the trade, made an error while setting up a machine.
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