Rockwell Man Dies After Falling Into Grain Bin

Rockwell, Iowa – A Mason City man died Friday morning after falling into a grain bin at Fire Star Co-Op in Rockwell.

The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 56-year-old Jeffery Alan Sprague.

 Employees discovered Spgrage had gone missing after arriving from work.

Authorities searched the property and after one of the bins was emptied, Sprague was found dead.  

The case is under investigation by the state Medical Examiner’s Office.