Fire Destroys House Near Sioux Valley

Thu 2-8-2018

            (Sioux Valley, Mn.)-- No injuries were reported in a fire this (Thurs.) afternoon that destroyed a house near Sioux Valley, Minnesota.

The Lake Park Fire Department was called to 72630 385th Avenue in Jackson county a little after 12 Noon. Initial reports from the scene indicated the house was engulfed, with flames at one point said to be coming through the roof.

Fire departments from Lakefield, Spirit Lake and Round Lake were then called to the scene for mutual assistance with manpower and hauling water. The Lake Park ambulance was also called to the scene as a precaution for firefighters.

Some people who were in the residence at the time managed to get out unharmed.

There was no immediate word on a possible cause.

Firefighters were on the scene several hours.