27-year-old killed in grain bin accident in rural Elkton

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Authorities in Elkton say one person was killed after being trapped inside a grain bin with corn in it.

On Monday authorities in Elkton responded to a report of a person possibly trapped inside a grain bin. Sections of the grain bin were removed to empty the corn from the bin. 27-year-old Christopher Robert Bauman was found dead inside the grain bin.

Christopher had been augering corn from the bin. Authorities don’t know why Christopher entered the grain bin.

Authorities continue to investigate.

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