Crews on scene of deadly industrial accident after worker falls into silo

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OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Officials say a worker has died in an industrial accident in southeast Oklahoma City.

Around 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, emergency crews were called to an industrial accident near S.E. 70th and Sunnylane.

Initial reports indicated that a worker fell into a silo at the site.

Crews were concerned because in addition to the drop, the temperature inside the silo can reach up to 300 degrees.

Officials confirmed that the victim, who has not been identified, was killed in the accident. His body has since been recovered from the silo.

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