Follow us on Twitter      

Latest News


Keyword Search

RegionB

North / South America

Minnesota cement plant destroyed by fire

Apr, 24 2012


(Minnesota)  --  Firefighters were called to the Knife River Corp. plant in Otsego early today and found part of the roof had already collapsed and flames were visible in the rest of the building.

Fire officials say a cement plant in Wright County is total loss.

Firefighters were called to the Knife River Corp. plant in Otsego early today and found part of the roof had already collapsed and flames were visible in the rest of the building.

Knife River spokesman Jerry Lang tells KARE-TV a plant manager was able to move a number of ready-mix trucks away from the plant so they wouldn't burn. Lang estimates damage at $800,000. No injuries were reported.

The company is headquartered in Bismarck, N.D.

Source:

Bookmark and Share
Comments
0 Comment(s)
Add Your Comments


Summit Materials revenue up 22.3% helped by acquisitions

Summit Materials reports revenue up 22.3% helped by acquisitions in its fourth quarter 2015 results. More

Cemex UK opts for low-chassis, safety-first Daf tippers

Cemex UK has added 15 Daf trucks some with low-height kerb side door windows to improve drivers’ visibility of vulnerable road users. More

Advertise Here