Person Hospitalized After Falling Off Ladder In Grain Bin


UPDATED: Tuesday July 16, 2013 6:09 PM

Emergency crews were called to a location in Delaware County on Tuesday morning for a report of a person injured in a grain bin.

The report came from the 8000 block of Slocum Road, north of Ostrander just after 10 a.m.

10TV News crews in Chopper 10 spotted a person being put into a medical helicopter at the location around 10:30 a.m.

The man was transported to Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center with blunt force trauma. Officials later said that he broke his leg.

Medics told 10TV that the man was painting on a ladder inside the empty bin when he fell about 15 feet.

There's no word on the person's condition.

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