Grain entrapment caused the death of one man who was buried in a grain bin at 12234 W Road located just northeast of Gresham last month.
It's every farmer's nightmare scenario -- getting trapped in a grain storage silo and becoming engulfed in a shower of tons of grain. Accordingly, the Nebraska Corn Board and Nebraska Corn Growers Association are encouraging farmers and their workers to exercise extreme caution when handling and moving grain for storage.
If you work in the meatpacking or processing industries, you expect to work around blood. However, most employees don't expect it to be their own.