Oct 22, 2021

Fired Grain Elevator Worker Shoots 3 People, Killing 2

Shooter is also killed during incident at Agrex Elevator in Superior, NE

source: 1011 Now

A man who had been fired from a grain elevator in Nebraska on Thursday returned with a gun and shot three people, killing one, before he was shot and killed by another employee, the Nebraska State Patrol said.

A second victim passed away after being air lifted to a nearby hospital.

1011 Now reports the shooting occurred at the Agrex Elevator in Superior, NE.

A preliminary investigation showed that Max Hoskinson, 61, of Superior, was fired from the grain elevator on Thursday. He returned around 2 p.m. with a handgun and shot three people, the patrol said.

Another employee retrieved a shotgun from an office and shot Hoskinson, who was pronounced dead at a hospital.

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