Man Crushed by Gangway in Quincy, Massachusetts

The extent of his injuries was not immediately known

A 34-year-old man was badly injured in an accident on a ship in Quincy, Massachusetts, on Tuesday afternoon.

The incident occurred at the Twin Rivers Technologies chemical plant on Washington Street. The man was caught between a railing and the gangway on a tanker, according to police.

The victim was a crewman on the ship, and has been transported to Boston Medical Center. The extent of his injuries is not immediately known.

The tanker was carrying coconut oil. 

Aerial video showed medical personnel attending to the man and loading him into an ambulance.

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