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2 hurt when silo collapses at Brown County farm

Wisconsin State Farmer

SHIRLEY, WI - A silo collapse has injured two men at a farm in Brown County.

Two men injured when silo collapses in northwest Wisconsin.

The collapse happened about 9 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18 at the farm in Shirley, southeast of Green Bay.

WBAY-TV reports the men were inside the silo when the structure, filled with corn silage, collapsed. One of the men was airlifted from the scene. The other was taken to a hospital by ambulance.

One of the owners of the farm says both men were conscious. It's not known what caused the collapse.