At approximately 11:23 p.m., a loud explosion was heard by several residents, whom live nearby as well as miles away. The plant produces livestock feed and is located at 4806 Moose Circle (just east of Bible Baptist Church on S. Division)
Although, there were no visible flames from the outside of the structure, smoke could be seen leaving the building. A light odor in the air was also noticeable.
The explosion occurred in the main, metal barn and is believed to have started with a spark from the front loader (tractor) and was fueled by the grain dust. Together with the combustion chamber (barn) it is believed to have caused the loud explosions. To read more click here.