Child missing in Dakota County cornfield located by Siouxland News reporter

By Updated on Wednesday, August 22 2018 03:14pm

Dakota County Sheriff’s Office says they received a call about 12:30 pm on Wednesday August 22nd from a father who said he was measuring corn in a field near 160th and Hamlin Avenue East of Jackson Nebraska when his 3-year-old son wandered off into the corn.

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Dakota County Sheriff’s Office, Dakota City Fire, South Sioux City Police, Nebraska State Patrol and Mercy Air Care responded to the scene to aid in the search.

Just after 1:00 pm Derek Krayenhagen from Siouxland News was arriving on the scene when he found the child walking on the gravel road, the child was returned to his father.