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.
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