Joan Ocampo-Yambing age 19 from Rosemount went to Creighton University in Omaha. She was about ready to begin her sophomore year. She was a computer science major and was getting ready to self publish a book of poetry. Her life ended on Monday on Interstate 80.
Firefighters responded to a two alarm fire at a Rosemount aluminum recycling plant, Sunday night. The Rosemount Fire Chief Richard Schroeder said the fire started around 8:45PM.
Highway 55 reportedly was closed in the area due to smoke. Schroeder said that there was much damage to the plant and structural engineers will have to take a look at things as there was some heat damage to some bins...