Iowa officials say person stuck in grain bin died

Authorities say a person trapped inside a grain bin has died in northwest Iowa.

Posted: Jul 18, 2018 10:02 AM

REMSEN, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a person trapped inside a grain bin has died in northwest Iowa.

Officers and medics were dispatched around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to a property about 5½ miles south of Remsen.

The Plymouth County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Wednesday that the person died in the bin before being reached by rescuers.

The person's name hasn't been released.

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