Man crushed to death in farm accident

A MAN has tragically died after being crushed by a grain silo on a farm in South Australia.

The accident happened on a property in Cocata, near Wudinna, on the Eyre Peninsula on Thursday morning.

It was around 10.40am when a grain silo reportedly collapsed and crushed the 47-year-old man.


Sadly, there was nothing anyone could do to save the man and he died at the scene.

SafeWork SA was notified and dispatched investigators to the scene on Thursday afternoon.

SA Police are now working to prepare a report for the Coroner.