Auger Accident at Kansas Elevator
Person's leg was trapped at Valley Co-Op in Winfield, KS, on Friday
One person was injured in a grain elevator accident Friday in Cowley County, KS, reports Hays Post.
At 3:30 p.m., several emergency crews were dispatched to the Valley Co-Op Kellogg Branch in Winfield.
Rescue crews found the employee inside a metal grain bin with one lower leg entrapped in an auger. A trauma surgeon responded to the scene via helicopter.
Just before 5p.m., rescue crews were able to remove the victim from the grain bin.