Grain Engulfment Death in Hamilton, TX
Rope securing man broke while grain was loaded into silo
John Carroll with KWTX reported on the death of David Amaro, 54, an employee of Bottlinger Grain Company in Hamilton, TX. Amaro was inside of a silo while it was being loaded when the rope securing him snapped and he was engulfed. Rescue attempts were made but were unable to save Amaro who was pronounced dead at the scene.