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Morton Salt Pours Out Of Chicago Warehouse, Burying Cars

No one was injured in the salt assault.

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A wall collapsed at the Morton Salt plant in Chicago on Tuesday, sending salt pouring onto an adjacent parking lot.

#BREAKING WATCH LIVE: SkyCam9 over collapse at Morton Salt building: http://t.co/HnQr31Gkd3

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#BREAKING WATCH LIVE: SkyCam9 over collapse at Morton Salt building: http://t.co/HnQr31Gkd3

12:22 PM - 30 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

No one was injured in the collapse, according to the Chicago Fire Department, but cars at the neighboring Acura dealership were buried under the salt.

No reports of injury. Cars affected from Acura dealership

Chicago Fire Media@CFDMediaFollow

No reports of injury. Cars affected from Acura dealership

12:15 PM - 30 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The Chicago-based company's motto is, "When it rains, it pours."

Aerial view of the wall collapse at #MortonSalt from Skycam 9.. salt pouring onto cars. (Elston/Division) @WGNNews

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Aerial view of the wall collapse at #MortonSalt from Skycam 9.. salt pouring onto cars. (Elston/Division) @WGNNews

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