Fire destroys Building in Carl Schneider Industrial Park

Thu 12-19-2019

(Windom, MN)-A fire early Wednesday morning destroyed a building in the Windom Industrial Park.

The Windom Fire Department was called to the scene around 2:30 am and found flames shooting from the building upon arrival.  Windom Fire Chief Ben Derickson says firefighters were able to knock the flames down, but the fire was able to reignite and engulf the building.  

Firefighters were able to contain the blaze and prevent it from spreading to nearby buildings.

The Mountain Lake Fire Department assisted which the blaze as temperatures dropped to below zero overnight.