Kern County firefighters helped free a person Wednesday morning whose hand became struck in machinery at an industrial facility.

The machine in which the person's hand was stuck between two rollers was disassembled, firefighters said, and the person taken to a local trauma center.

The incident occurred in the 34700 block of 7th Standard Road.  

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