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Man trapped in grain bin rescued

Published: Jan. 10, 2022 at 10:11 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 10, 2022 at 11:39 AM CST
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RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) - Rescue crews raced the clock Monday morning to save a man from a Randolph County grain bin.

The incident happened around 8:30 a.m. Jan. 10 at a grain bin on Highway 304, about one-half mile from Nutrien Ag Solutions near Pocahontas.

By 10:30, the young man was en route to the hospital, Sheriff Kevin Bell said.

The sheriff did not release the man’s name, nor did he provide any word on the extent of the man’s injuries.

Emergency crews raced the clock Monday to rescue a person trapped inside a Randolph County...
Emergency crews raced the clock Monday to rescue a person trapped inside a Randolph County grain bin.(KAIT-TV)

Following the man’s rescue, emergency crews remained at the scene to remove equipment from the grain bin.

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