Update: Explosion and fire at ADM plant

Posted BY:   KLKN News Department

The Lincoln Fire Department (LFR) responded to a report of an explosion and fire at ADM plant near 5th and South Streets around noon on Saturday.  

According to LFR, no one was injured in the explosion but one employee was taken to the hospital for heat exhaustion. 

LFR received a report of an explosion on the 8th floor of the ADM Milling plant, an area where flour is kept.   The plant's sprinkler system put out the fire and LFR stayed on the scene to make sure the plant was safe. 

LFR is still investigating the cause of the explosion.