Large corn spill stopped traffic in Scott County

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Traffic came to stand-still along a busy stretch of road on in Scott County.

In the morning hours of Tuesday, October 9th, a farmer lost part of his corn harvest along Northwest Boulevard on 115-Th Avenue. The spill prevented cars and trucks from getting through.

Scott County workers had to bring out special equipment to sweep up the grain to clear the road.

According to news sources, the farmer lost about 30 to 40 bushels of corn during the spill.