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One silo is standing while its twin collapsed on a truck around 8 a.m. Friday morning near Perham. The structure toppled when a driver veered off 485th St. and hit its base.

Man escapes after silo falls on truck near Perham

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A man was transported to Perham Memorial Hospital for non-life threatening injuries this morning after he crashed into the base of a farm silo, causing it to collapse on his truck.


Scott Delbert Bauck, 44, of New York Mills, was traveling south on 485th Street between Perham and New York Mills around 8 a.m. when his truck veered off the road, hit a power pole and crashed into a silo, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office.

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