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Worker injured after falling into grain dryer

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TOWN OF VIENNA (WKOW) -- Dane County Sheriff's deputies, along with Madison and Defores Fire and EMS, were all called to Patton Road in the town of Vienna for an industrial accident.

Thursday afternoon, a worker at Henry Seed Farms, 54-year-old Chongyia Xiong, of Madison, fell through a vent door of a grain dryer and was knocked unconscious.

Xiong was taken to UW Hospital by Madison paramedics with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

OSHA was also called to investigate.

 

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