KEYC - UPDATE: Butterfield Man Injured in Grain Bin Accident

UPDATE: Butterfield Man Injured in Grain Bin Accident

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WATONWAN COUNTY, MN -

A Butterfield man suffers life threatening injuries from a farm accident in Watonwan County Tuesday afternoon.
 
The Watonwan County Sheriff's Office says authorities were called to a site in Long Lake Township just after 3:00 p.m.

68-year-old Steven Wentzlaff was trying to get out of a truck when we fell into backwards into a substance known as corn chaff or bees wings.

He was taken by ambulance to MCHS - St. James then air lifted to Mayo in Mankato.

No word on the extent of his injures.

St. James Fire Department and Ambulance assisted at the scene.

--- KEYC News 12