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Man rescued after being trapped in LAX conveyor belt

Firefighters rescued a man this evening after his arm was trapped in a conveyor belt at Los Angeles International Airport, authorities said.

The man, in his 20s, was taken to a hospital about 6:30 p.m., said d'Lisa Davies of the Los Angeles Fire Department.  It was unclear how badly he was injured in incident, which occurred at 6 p.m. in the Bradley International Terminal, Davies said.

She did not know the extent of his injuries, and his name was not released.

--Robert J. Lopez

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