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      Rosslyn elevator accident nearly severs man's hand

      An elevator repair worker nearly severed his hand Thursday morning after it got caught in a pulley system, ARLNow reports.{}

      It happened around 9:45 a.m. at 1300 17th Street N. in Rosslyn.{}

      The man's co-workers were able to untangle him from the cables and pulley by the time paramedics arrived.{}

      Emergency workers tell ARLNow the worker's hand was partially severed at the palm. He was transported to George Washington University Hospital.{}

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