May 10, 2022

Fire at Guardian Ethanol Plant in Lima, Ohio

Fire was located in a grain feed chamber on one of the silos

Firefighters responded to a fire at Guardian Energy ethanol plant in Lima, Ohio, Sunday afternoon.

According to reports, employees noticed white smoke on top of one of the grain silos.

After investigating, firefighters located a fire in a grain feed chamber on the external east side of the silo approximately 120 feet in the air.

The fire was contained to the grain feed chamber.

No injuries to firefighters or employees were reported, and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Feed & Grain Staff

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