No injuries in Cargill feed plant explosion in Byhalia

By The Associated Press

BYHALIA — Officials say there was an explosion at the Cargill Animal Nutrition feed plant in north Mississippi, but it didn’t cause a fire and nobody was injured.

Tim Loesch, a Cargill spokesman, said the cause of Friday’s explosion at the plant in Byhalia is under investigation.

He said all employees were evacuated immediately and the local fire department responded and began an investigation into the cause.

The plant in north Mississippi makes feed for animals.