Electrical Issues Suspected in Overnight Fire Near Pine Island
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(Pine Island, MN (KROC-AM News) - Pine Island firefighters were called out in the middle of the night to battle a structure fire at a farm in Pine Island Township.
The Pine Island Fire Department says the fire in the 800 block of White Pines Road SE was reported by a passerby around 12:20 AM and the responding firefighters arrived to find a shed ablaze. The fire destroyed some hay, a skid loader, a lawnmower, and other items. No injuries were reported and the livestock in the shed were able to escape.
It's suspected electrical issues were to blame, by an investigator from the State Fire Marshal's Office has been called in to determine the exact cause. Fire crews were at the scene for more than 4 1/2 hours.
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