Grain bin accident

A grain bin accident was reported this afternoon at Sheldon Co-op. Emergency workers are on scene.

Rescue workers from at least three area fire departments and medical responders were called to a grain bin accident at Sheldon Co-op Thursday afternoon.

The victim has yet to be identified by officials, but it has been confirmed the victim was a co-op employee.

The employee was working on a load of grain in a fullsize semi at the time of the incident before becoming trapped in the semi box.

LifeLink helicopter also responded.

Follow the Ladysmith News for more information on this developing story.

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