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Man, 19, dies after falling off silo

By: Associated Press//April 23, 2010//

Man, 19, dies after falling off silo

By: Associated Press//April 23, 2010//

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NEILLSVILLE, Wis. (AP) — A 19-year-old man is dead after falling 45 feet from the top of a silo in the Clark County township of Worden.

According to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, the man fell just before 11:30 Friday morning. Officials said he was working on a farm helping to take apart the silo when a piece of its roof struck him, causing him to fall to the ground. They say he died of massive head trauma.

The man’s name has not been released.

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