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December 4, 2013 at 7:14 PM

Body recovered from silo collapse in Pierce County

On Wednesday night, rescue crews reached the remains of Steve Green, 44, the worker killed in the grain silo collapse Monday afternoon at Wilcox Farms in Roy, Pierce County, reported KING5. Wilcox Farms, where a worker was killed after a silo collapsed on Monday afternoon spilling 50 tons of corn, has retained a public-relations firm to counter…


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December 3, 2013 at 11:32 AM

Worker presumed dead in Pierce County silo collapse

The Associated Press ROY, Pierce County — A fire chief says a worker is presumed dead after a silo collapsed and spilled tons of corn at a feed mill. The collapse happened Monday afternoon at the Wilcox Farms mill in Roy, about 50 miles south of Seattle. South Pierce Fire & Rescue Chief Bob Vellias says the…


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