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72-year-old Fairfield man killed in corn silo

FAIRFIELD, OH (FOX19) -

A 72-year-old Fairfield man was killed Monday while working in a corn silo.

It happened just before noon on a farm in the 6300 block of River Road.

Authorities say the man had been working inside the silo and was sucked into the grain. He was unable to get out and suffocated.

His identity has not yet been released.

FOX19.com will continue to update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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