Florida boy gets trapped inside arcade claw machine

A young son who was really set on obtaining a stuffed toy from a claw-style snack machine at a Florida restaurant wound up getting stuck inside it on Wed, according to officials.  

Titusville Fireplace and Emergency Services  said in a Facebook publish   the incident occurred at a Beef O’Brady’s restaurant for the state’s Atlantic coast.

“This evening small Mason was enjoying some as well as decided he wanted a filled animal, ” the rescue company said. “He wanted it therefore bad, he climbed into the online game to get that toy!! ”

Fire authorities said the boy was “never in any distress, ” and a good off-duty firefighter who happened to be right now there eating dinner contacted his co-workers.  

Authorities rescued a boy from inside a good arcade claw machine on Wed in Florida after he climbed inside to get a toy.   (Titusville Fire and Crisis Services)


Mason is at the machine for about 5 minutes, and sitting on top of the toys while medical personnel worked to get him out, Battalion Chief Gregory Sutton told The particular Associated Press.

“He went in, yet obviously he couldn’t come back away the same way, ” Sutton mentioned.

The door in the claw machine that a young Sarasota boy went through and ended up obtaining stuck in.   (Titusville Fire and Emergency Services)

The machine sustained minimal harm from the rescue, and Mason could rejoin his family for dinner, even though he was a bit embarrassed. However the ordeal wasn’ t entirely unprofitable – he was given a plaything afterward.

“ We love a joyful ending, ” the fire company said, “ and are glad every thing worked out. ”

The Associated Push contributed to this report.

Travis Fedschun is a reporter for FoxNews. com. Follow him on Tweets @travfed