A Midwest Farmer's Co-Op employee is dead after an explosion at a Tecumseh grain elevator.
The man killed has been identified as John E. Bennet of Greenwood, Nebraska.
Just after six Thursday night, the Johnson County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call at the grain elevator. They say anhydrous ammonia exploded at the Tecumseh branch of the Midwest Farmer's Co-Op grain elevator.
According to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office, Tecumseh Fire and Rescue took two men to the Johnson County Hospital. Both men were Co-Op employees.
Deputies say a 63-year-old man John Bennett, of Greenwood, died at the Johnson County Hospital at 10:45 PM.
Deputies say two other people were also treated at the Johnson County Hospital for non-life threatening injuries or exposure to anhydrous ammonia, including a Johnson County Sheriff's Deputy.
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