Workers Killed In Pekin Accident Identified

Two co-workers killed in an industrial accident in Pekin Tuesday have been identified as Dean Stone, 29, of Pekin, and Frank Rosebur, 37, of Peoria.

Stone fell into a train car outside Agridyne on Rt. 29 in Pekin around noon Tuesday, then Rosebur jumped into the car attempting to save him.

The Pekin Fire Dept. says carbon monoxide levels coming from the train car were extremely strong.

Both men were killed after succumbing to the fumes.

The Tazewell County Coroner has scheduled autopsies for Wednesday afternoon.

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