PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Archer Daniels
Midland has restarted operations at a corn processing plant Illinois two days
after an explosion forced the facility's closure.
ADM spokeswoman Jackie Anderson said Friday that the company plans to be
back at full production in Peoria
Decatur-based ADM shut down production at the plant before dawn
Wednesday after the explosion and a fire that followed. No one was seriously
Firefighters said they found an open natural gas line in the ethanol
distillery that was feeding the fire. But fire officials say the cause of the
fire hasn't yet been determined.
The damage was estimated at more than $1 million.