Lincoln Journal Star, Saturday, March 28, 1959
BELLWOOD BLAST–A basement explosion in the Bellwood grain elevator knocked out windows and a door at the top of the tubes. One spokesman speculated it might have been a dust blast, sparked by a hot motor. Two men were injured.
Editors’ note: Thank you to Susan Allen for providing the clipping.
[…] McDonald said she had worked at the Bellwood elevator for 24 years, and there was another explosion there in […]