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Two men rescued from grain bin in AR

One of those rescued from grain bin in Marked Tree, AR (Source: KAIT) One of those rescued from grain bin in Marked Tree, AR (Source: KAIT)
Emergency crews are working to extract two people trapped in a grain bin at Ritter Grain Services on Adamson Road in Marked Tree, AR. (Source: KAIT) Emergency crews are working to extract two people trapped in a grain bin at Ritter Grain Services on Adamson Road in Marked Tree, AR. (Source: KAIT)
MARKED TREE, AR (KAIT) -

Two men have been rescued from a grain bin at Ritter Grain Services on Adamson Road in Marked Tree, AR. 

Jeff Jones with the West Memphis Fire Department said the two men are doing okay right now.

They have been transported to a hospital, but we do not know which hospital yet. 

Brent Cox with the Greene County Rescue Squad said the grain then shifted and trapped the men against the door.

Two firefighters are also being treated after experiencing heat exhaustion at the scene. 

Marked Tree Dispatch took the initial call around 11:40 a.m. CT. 


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