Man dies after being trapped in grain elevator in Northeast Nebraska
Authorities say a man died after getting trapped in a northeast Nebraska grain elevator. Deputies and emergency crews were sent about 2:50 p.m.
Tuesday to the scene about 5 miles east and a mile south of Hartington.
The workers managed to free him, but he was pronounced dead a short time later.
The Cedar County Sheriff’s Office identified him as 60-year-old Kelly Burbach, who lived in Coleridge.
The sheriff’s office says he worked for Hansen Farms