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First aid

Updated 23 May 2019

WATCH: The farmer who cut off his own leg with a pocket knife

A US farmer had to cut off his own leg, after becoming trapped in a piece of farm machinery. Now, after rehabilitation, he sees the positives - saying it could have been much worse - and hopes to get back to work soon.

When Kurtis Kaser's leg got trapped in a piece of farm machinery - he did not have a phone to call for help - but he did have a pocket knife. After rehabilitation, he is back home, and hopes to get back to work soon.

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