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Cedar Grove man gets arm and leg stuck in between floors in elevator accident    

Police say the patient did not lose any limbs but did suffer injuries to both his right arm and left leg.

Lanette Espy

Sep 29, 2023, 2:48 PM

Updated 266 days ago

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A 68-year-old man from Cedar Grove is in the hospital with arm and leg injuries after he got trapped in an elevator at the Kessler Institute in Saddle Brook, according to police.  
Police say the man was with his son visiting a relative when his right arm and right leg got stuck in the elevator in between floors. They say the patient did not lose any limbs but did suffer injuries to both his right arm and left leg. He was transported to Hackensack University Hospital.
The cause of the incident is currently unknown. Authorities are investigating to see if it was caused by the elevator malfunctioning.


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