Woman Name Injured In Grain Bin Explosion Released

The name of the woman who was injured in a grain elevator explosion near Lexington has been released.


Authorities say Zellidhay Villatoro, truck driver working at Dawson Feeders suffered severe burns in the explosion and was flown to the St. Elizabeth Burn Center in Lincoln.


Even though the upper portion of the building was destroyed, Lexington Fire Chief Dahlas Holbein says no fire was visible when rescue workers arrived on scene.


The Nebraska State Fire Marshall's Office continues its investigating.

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