Grain Elevator Fire In Blakely 02 Apr 14

Firefighters from several local communities responded to a grain elevator fire in the town of Blakely north of Henderson Tuesday afternoon. The fire was reported at around 3pm, and apparently started in a peanut dryer before spreading to the elevator building itself. No one was injured, but firefighters stayed on the scene for much of the night to watch for hot spots and ensure the fire remained extinguished. The initial cause of the fire remains under investigation.