Ten workers injured in Roberts County dairy barn collapse
photo by Mike Tanner

Ten workers were injured Monday afternoon in the collapse of an under-construction dairy barn southwest of Summit

KWAT Radio reports that one of the ten workers sustained critical injuries when the large, heavy rafters came down. Five of the injured were taken to Prairie Lakes Hospital in Watertown, three to Milbank and two to Webster.

Grant County Deputy Sheriff Wesley Bowsher…

Bowsher says the investigation will be turned over to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to determine what caused the collapse.

 

September 13, 2022