After being partially buried for four hours, an All-Points Cooperative
Employee was rescued from a Gothenburg grain bin.
Rick Frickenstein was buried past his waist in the bin and was unable to
The co-op's manager, Ed Foster, was notified of the incident around 9:30
a.m. Wednesday. Gothenburg Fire and Rescue responded to Foster's emergency call and
by 1:30 p.m. Frickenstein was able to crawl out a trap door.
Frickenstein was taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure and was
back at work later Wednesday afternoon.