ADM Plant back up and running

By Josh Simon

January 11, 2013 Updated Jan 14, 2013 at 11:18 AM CDT

Peoria, Ill. -- The Archers Daniels Midland plant is back in business after an explosion shut down the plant two days ago.

The explosion early Wednesday morning caused an estimated one million dollars in damage.

The plant wasn't the only business to sustain damage from the blast. Three thousand dollars worth of windows were blown out at Peoria Plaza Tire. Their security camera caught the explosion as it happened.

Manager Terry Swisher says it is fortunate that the accident occurred when the store was empty.

Peoria Plaza Tire Manager Terry Swisher said, "They were a little bit concerned and I know I made the mention that if that would of happened when we were all here I would of probably had to gone home and change my clothes. I can just imagine how loud it was with the concussion that blew out the windows. I wouldn't of wanted to be here."

Swisher says besides the windows that were blown out, the roof also seems to be leaking at some places. He says they plan to have the integrity of the structure inspected to make sure no other damage occurred.

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