Fire officials believe "dust explosion" to blame for fire at Frontier FS in Ixonia; 1 hurt

IXONIA -- Fire officials believe a "dust explosion" is to blame for a fire in Ixonia Tuesday morning, September 6th. One man had to be taken to the hospital.

Twelve fire departments responded to Frontier FS Tuesday -- a farming business that makes livestock feed.

Investigators believe an equipment malfunction is to blame.

The man taken to the hospital from the scene was the only man inside at the time of the fire. He is expected to survive.