Bourbon barrel storage facility collapses in Kentucky


BARDSTOWN, KY (WCMH) — The collapse of a building in Kentucky sent bourbon barrels barreling to the ground.

Fire officials in Bardstown, Kentucky said the collapse happened at Barton 1792 just after 11 a.m. Friday, WLKY reports. 

Around 9,000 barrels of bourbon were sent crashing to the ground, according to WLKY. The building houses about 20,000 barrels.

Officials aren’t yet sure if any bourbon spilled.

No injuries were reported.

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