Tuesday, 09 February 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Tuesday
Low  30°
High 58°
Wednesday
Low  30°
High 72°
Thursday
Low  32°
High 59°
Friday
Low  26°
High 65°
Saturday
Low  35°
High 55°
Sunday
Low  33°
High 63°
Monday
Low  34°
High 66°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 36°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Grain Elevator Collapses
11/21/2012

No injuries are reported but a lot of corn is on the ground after two grain bins collapsed at a northwest Kansas elevator.
 
     The  exterior walls of the two concrete bins at one end of Frontier Ag Inc.'s elevator annex in Oakley gave way around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
 
     Emergency personnel said all employees were accounted for.
 
     Frontier Ag grain marketing manager Ben Brandvik says each bin could hold about 25,000 bushels when full. He said the far end of the elevator was not very full when the walls crumbled, although a witness reported seeing a large of amount of spilled corn.
 
     Brandvik says insurance adjusters are surveying the damage to determine when it will be safe to start cleanup. The cause of the collapse is under investigation.
 

 

© Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Liberal Kenworth Catches Fire
Liberal Woman Injured In Kearney County Accident
Title Up For Grabs In 67th Annual Pancake Race
Amparan Crowned New Miss Liberal
Men's Pacer Race Field Is Full
Bee Jays Tab Former Cub as their Manager
Co-Op Heroes Receive Power and Hope Award
Kansas Law Limits Options for College Name
Board Taps Local Talent to Emcee Talent Show
2016 Pancake Day Parade Results
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Legislative Update From Rep. Francis
SWMC Auxiliary Celebrates Community Volunteers
USPS Offers Pancake Day Cancellation
Redskin Wrestlers Take Third at Goddard
Seward County Republican Party To Meet
Liberal Kenworth Catches Fire
McSpadden Becomes Jayhawk's Wins Leader
Seward Softball Struggles Opening Weekend
Amparan Crowned New Miss Liberal
2016 Pancake Day Parade Results
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group