Lightning strikes rail car at Ace Ethanol plant - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

Lightning strikes rail car at Ace Ethanol plant


Stanley (WQOW) - Rough weather kept emergency crews on their toes Monday.

Lightning struck a rail car at the Ace Ethanol plant in Stanley Monday morning. The car was carrying ethanol, so a hazmat team and fire crews were called as a precaution.

No one was hurt. There was no major damage and plant operations were not affected.

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