Farmer counts himself 'lucky' to survive corn bin entrapment
By Steve Dzubay and Judy Wiff
BALDWIN -- Volunteers from five area departments, including River Falls, converged on a town of Rush River farm Friday afternoon to rescue a farmer trapped in a large bin while trying to release corn that had crusted near its top.
Buddy Schumacher, 52, said Monday that he is "stiff, sore, black and blue" but lucky to be alive after an ordeal that lasted over five hours.
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