Worker’s head almost crushed in accident

A worker’s head was nearly crushed at his workplace when it got stuck between the rear axle of a truck and a jack, police said.The worker, 19, from Fürstenfeld district, was standing in a pit below a truck on which he was working when the incident occurred in Styria’s Hartberg district yesterday (Tues).The man’s screams alerted colleagues who managed to free his head from the deadly embrace.He was helicoptered to Oberwart provincial hospital for treatment.