UPDATE: One trapped in grain bin near York County

Posted by: Channel 8 Eyewitness News


One man is dead after a grain bin accident near Gresham.

It happened just before 9:30 Tuesday morning. According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, a worker, identified as Gary Neujahr, fell into the grain bin and became trapped under the corn.

Members of the Gresham and York Fire and Rescue Departments tried to rescue Neujahr. His body was recovered at 10:20 a.m. and he was pronounced dead at the scene.