Crews Battle Fire at Corn Cob Processor in Independence


By Becky Ogann

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INDEPENDENCE - Crews were called to an apparent fire at the Best Cob Facility at 1895 Bland Boulevard in Independence around 2:00 pm Friday afternoon.

According to their website, the company process corn cobs for a multitude of industries and end users by grinding, screening and air cleaning finished cob particles.

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