Man dies in grain bin accident in northeastern North Dakota
June 17, 2020
ADAMS, N.D.–A grain bin accident in Walsh County in northeastern North Dakota has killed a man.
The victim was attempting to dislodge grain inside a canola bin when he became trapped inside.
Sheriff Ron Jurgens says fire departments from Adams, Lankin, Fordville and Park River responded just before 3 p.m. Monday. Jurgens says the 30,000 bushel bin, about 6 miles south of Adams, was nearly full.
The victim, in his 50s, was taken to the hospital in Park River where he died.
His name has not been released.