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Emergency personnel use a cherry picker to search the inside of a grain bin on a rural farm outside of Kindred in Richland County late Friday night after answering a call for a man trapped inside. (Jay Pickthorn/The Forum)

North Dakota man dies while trapped in corn bin

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A rural Kindred, N.D., man died late Friday after getting trapped in a corn bin.

Lyndon Wayne Lee, 45, appeared to have been trying to fix a problem inside the bin when his leg got trapped while corn kept dropping in the bin, according to a Richland County Sheriff's Office news release.

Authorities were called around 7 p.m. to Lee's property, west and north of Walcott. Crews worked past 9 p.m.

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