BARRON COUNTY (DrydenWire) - A tragic incident in Barron County has resulted in the death of a 58-year-old man.
According to the Barron County Sheriff’s Office, on November 1, 2023, at 12:29p, the Barron County 911 Center received a call of a grain bin accident with a subject trapped inside just south of Barron.
Deputies from the Barron County Sheriff’s Office along with the Barron Fire Department, Mayo Ambulance, Barron County First Responders, and Life Link Helicopter all responded to the scene.
Lifesaving measures were conducted by deputies and continued with Mayo Ambulance and Life Link but efforts were unsuccessful.
A 58 year-old-male was pronounced deceased at the scene.
“I would like to thank all the responders for their efforts and response,” Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family with this tragic accident.”