On Wednesday, August 14 at approximately 3:35 pm, the Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an 18 year old male trapped in a grain bin at a rural Norseland area farm.

Responding deputies, located Landon David Gran, age 18 of rural St Peter deceased inside the bin. While working inside the grain bin, it appeared as though Gran had made contact with a piece of equipment within the bin and had succumbed to his injuries.

Assisting the Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office was the St Peter Fire Department, Allina Ambulance Service and Mayo One.