January 03, 2018 | Feed & Grain Staff
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Two Men Killed In Wichita, KS, Grain Engulfment

Buried under 20 to 25 feet of grain

Two Men Killed In Wichita, KS, Grain Engulfment

Kaitlyn Alanis with The Wichita Eagle has reported on a grain engulfment at the Gavilon Grain site in Wichita, KS., that claimed the life of two unidentified men. Little is currently know about what lead to the two men being inside of the 120-foot-plus concrete bin, or if they were even employees of Gavilon Grain. All that is currently known is that the men were buried under 20 to 25 feet of grain and that it took rescue crews three hours to recover the bodies.

 

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will investigate the incident.

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