Northeast Nebraska Man Dies After Accident in Farm Grain Bin

CLEARWATER (AP)  – Authorities say a man died after a farm accident in northeast Nebraska.

Antelope County deputies and the Nebraska State Patrol were sent just before six p-m Monday to the farm, which sits about five miles northwest of Clearwater. There, they found 52-year old Robert Pokorny injured. Pokorny was taken to Antelope Memorial Hospital in Neligh, where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities say Pokorny had been using an auger in a grain bin.