Grain Bin Incident 10 Nov 11

A New Ulm man was seriously injured in a grain bin accident in the City of Cleveland on Monday.

67-year-old Eldon John Jones was reportedly helping remove corn from the bin when he became entangled in an auger.

Cleveland police, firefighters and ambulance crews helped free Jones from the auger, and he was airlifted to St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester.

He was listed in Stable condition as of Tuesday night.