Firefighting

Florida Firefighters Free Children’s Fingers Stuck in Pipe

A child is recovering Thursday after firefighters said he got his finger stuck in a small hole in a metal pipe, reports CBS Miami (http://cbsloc.al/VJgSwH)

According to firefighters, the boy got stuck around 7 p.m. Wednesday night.  Rescue crews took apart the bed.  The boy was taken to Broward Health with the piece of metal still stuck on his finger.

Emergency room personnel reportedly considered surgery, but firefighters were able to cut and pry the post from the boy’s finger with hand tools.