Demo of Nebraska Grain Elevator Successful
Top half of Andersen Farms facility has been taken down
Nearly two weeks after it exploded, the Andersen Farms grain elevator, South Sioux City, NE, came toppling down, reports the Linoln Journal Star.
Using extra equipment following a number of unsuccessful demolition attempts over the weekend, Terminal Solutions of Radcliffe, IA, dismantled the top of the structure shortly after 6 p.m. Monday.
The successful demolition meant approximately two dozen families who had been displaced for two weeks were given permission to return home.
An explosion that blew a large hole in the grain elevator's side May 29 is still under investigation. One employee was hospitalized with severe burns.
Read the full report here.