UPDATE: 5 men injured at TimeWell Drainage plant in Sibley, IA - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

UPDATE: 5 men injured at TimeWell Drainage plant in Sibley, IA

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SIBLEY, Iowa (KTIV) -

According to the Osceola County Sheriff's Office and witnesses on scene in Sibley, IA, an explosion occurred inside the TimeWell Drainage plant around noon on Saturday.

The explosion happened while employees of TimeWell, electricians from Current Electric of Sibley and City of Sibley Utilities workers were switching over electrical lines.

Five men from the TimeWell Drainage plant were transported to the Osceola Community Hospital. Four of the victims were later taken to Avera Hospital in Sioux Falls, two of those had to be air lifted there.

Two of the injured men worked for TimeWell and the other three worked for Current Electric.

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