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Grain Bin Death Victim Identified

PECATONICA - Investigators identify the man who died while working in a grain bin Saturday.
UPDATE (12/2/13): The Winnebago Co. Coroner's Office has identified the victim as Michael Green, 45.  He died of cardiac tamponade due to a aortic dissection.  It is considered a natural death.

PECATONICA- Winnebago County police confirm one man is dead after a silo accident. The incident took place at 16186  Green Road in Pecatonica.

Police received a call about a farmer stuck in a forty foot silo. Multiple fire departments were called to the scene.

The Winnebago County Coroner's office reports a 45 year old man was found dead in the silo of natural causes. The Winnebago County Sheriff's Department is now investigating.

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