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Victim airlifted after becoming trapped by grain at Walnut Grove co-op

SANTA FE, TX - MAY 18: A Life Flight helicopter takes off from Santa Fe High School where a shooting took place on May 18, 2018 in Santa Fe, Texas. At least 10 people were killed when a gunman opened fire at Santa Fe High school. Police arrested a student suspect and detained a second person. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

A victim was airlifted after becoming trapped by grain at a co-op in Walnut Grove Tuesday.

The Walnut Grove Fire Department responded to Meadowland’s Farmer’s Co-op on Duncan Ave at 10:17 a.m. where they found a person trapped under the grain.

It took about an hour to free the victim, who was treated at the scene, then airlifted to Sioux Falls, SD says the release.

Multiple agencies assisted at the scene, including the Walnut Grove ambulance, and the Tracy and Lamberton fire departments.

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