Authorities in central Illinois are investigating after a 31-year-old worker died in an apparent accident at the Archer Daniels Midland Co. corn processing plant in Decatur.
The Decatur Herald & Review reports that the Bodine Services employee was in the process of cleaning the interior of a tank at the time of the accident. He was indetntified by the coroner as Michael Cordray of Decatur.
In a statement, ADM spokeswoman Jackie Anderson says the man fell while working
in a confined space at the plant.
Macon County Coroner Michael Day says the Decatur man was pronounced dead
Wednesday evening at the ADM facility. An autopsy is planned. (AP)