BREAKING: Worker dies after silo collapse in Johnson City
Johnson City, TN —
Officials confirm to News 5 someone is dead after material inside a silo collapsed at a Johnson City business this afternoon.
It happened at QEP on Eddie Williams Road.
Officials said someone was working inside the silo when material inside collapsed.
We told you last weekend about a fire inside a silo at QEP. Officials said this is the same silo that collapsed Saturday afternoon.
"There was a fire there last week and he was int here just cleaning up inside. From that point, no one else was in there with him so we don't really know what happened," Emergency Management Director Nes Levotch said.
The victim has not yet been identified. Stay with News 5 for the latest details.