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Man killed in grain bin accident

PYLETOWN, MO (KFVS) - A man has been killed after a grain bin accident in Stoddard County near Pyletown this morning.

David Dowdy, 60, died after falling into a grain bin with corn on his farm, according to Stoddard County Sheriff Carl Hefner.

Those on the scene say Dowdy climbed on top of the grain bin to release some grain that was stuck.  He tried to kick it loose and somehow fell in about 8:30.  His son tried to rescue him, but couldn't.

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