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Iowa man dies in grain bin accident

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An Iowa man died after becoming trapped in a grain bin.

The accident happened Wednesday in Clarke County.

According to the Sheriff's Office, Eric Reasland, 39, was working with the owner of the farm to get corn out of the bin. The owner went to operate the auger at the bottom of the bin, and Reasland became trapped.

Reasland was there for roughly three hours before rescue crews were able to get him out. He died at a hospital.
 

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