Grain Bin Accident Oct. 7

A man was buried under feet of grain near Eldora on Wednesday.

A rural Eldora man was killed Wednesday when a grain bin door slid open and buried him under multiple feet of corn.

Sheriff Dave McDaniel said it is unclear how the door slid open and spilled the corn onto 79-year-old Kennerly Reece. In all, Reece was buried under about seven feet of corn.

Grain bin accident October 7

A medical evacuation helicopter lands near the location of a man who was buried in feet of grain on Wednesday.

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