The Free Press, Mankato, MN

Local News

October 29, 2012

Victim ID'd in grain elevator death


The 28-year-old man killed in a Buffalo Lake grain elevator accident Saturday has been identified as Andrew Burnet of New Ulm.

Renville County authorities said Burnet, a contractor not employed by the elevator, fell about 60 feet from the building while working on an expansion project.

The sheriff’s office and the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating.  

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News