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Farm Accident Kills Man in Price CountySubmitted: 04/04/2013
Story By Newswatch 12 Newsteam

PRICE COUNTY - A man loses his life in a Price County farm accident.

53 year old Robert Wanish was trying to knock frozen silage from the wall of a silo.

The silage came down on top of him.

He was airlifted to St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, and later pronounced dead.

The accident happened Monday afternoon in Catawba, located southwest of Phillips.

(Copyright 2013 Associated Press - All Rights Reserved)


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