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Ringgold County Sheriff

Published: Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 10:28 a.m. CDT

Terry Meek, 54, of Grant City, Mo., died after a business accident 10:06 a.m. Thursday.

According to a Ringgold County Sheriff report, sheriff deputies and Ringgold County Ambulance responded to a call at Helena Chemical Company, 2401 County Highway P-27, for an unloading belt that had fallen on an employee because of very strong winds. Meeks was dead upon arrival.

An autopsy will be performed at the state medical examiner’s office in Ankeny. The cause of death is pending upon autopsy results.

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