Princeville-Akron farm accident leads to arm amputation

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A man’s arm was amputated after a grain auger accident Saturday.

The Princeville-Akron fire department responded to a grain auger accident at approximately 2:40 p.m. where crews found a male victim conscious and alert.

The man was transported to OSF St. Francis Medical Center.

The fire department said the victim’s identification will not be released at this time.

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