Wayne County man killed in silo accident - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Wayne County man killed in silo accident

Wayne County man killed in silo accident. (Source: WOIO) Wayne County man killed in silo accident. (Source: WOIO)
WAYNE COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

 A 32-year-old Wayne County man is dead after falling into the silo at his family farm.

The accident happened Thursday morning at 3896 Maple Grove Road in Plain Township, according to police.

Rhett Acker was climbing the ladder in the silo, when he slipped and fell and became trapped.

Firefighters were able to get him out, but Acker was already deceased.

His cause of death remains under investigation.

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