Explosion reported at grain facility in Clayton County

Published: Mar. 19, 2019 at 3:46 PM CDT
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An explosion and subsequent fire was reported at a grain transportation facility in Clayton County on Tuesday afternoon.

At around 1:00 p.m., the Clayton County Sheriff's Office took a report of an explosion at the Consolidated Grain and Barge facility. This lead to a fire at the facility.

No injuries were reported.

Fire officials with the Garnavillo and Guttenberg departments were still at the scene as of mid-afternoon Tuesday. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation.