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Donations sought for burned security guard

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

SUBLETTE – Donations are being accepted to help a security guard with medical costs after he was injured Oct. 13 in a propane tank explosion at Woodhaven Lakes.

Guy Maychszak was at the scene when the tank explosion destroyed one trailer and damaged two others. His arms and hands were burned, and he was taken to Mendota Community Hospital for treatment. Maychszak later was airlifted to Loyola Medical Center in Chicago.

Checks can be made out to the Guy Maychszak Benefit Fund. They can be dropped off at Farmers State Bank of Sublette, 303 S. Pennsylvania Ave., or mailed to the bank at Farmers State Bank of Sublette, Guy Maychszak Benefit Fund, P.O. Box 20, Sublette, IL 61367.

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