Fire crews are at an ethanol plant in Fergus Falls, after a call about a fire in one of the dryers. An eyewitness tells Valley News Live that the Green Plains Renewable Energy ethanol plant is on fire with visible smoke and flames.
Several emergency crews are on scene and the call has gone out to neighboring communities for assistance. People in downtown Fergus Falls report hearing a loud boom, but a representative at the Fergus Falls Fire Department will not confirm an explosion occurred.
Valley News Live has a team on the way to Fergus Falls and will bring you more information as it becomes available.