Downtown attic fire quickly extinguished | Park Rapids Enterprise
Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Freezing drizzle warning issued for parts of Minnesota, including Hubbard County

Advertisement
Firefighters climb to the roof of a house on North Park Avenue Thursday morning to douse an attic fire. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Downtown attic fire quickly extinguished

Email News Alerts

Park Rapids firefighters quickly doused an attic fire at a house near downtown Park Rapids Thursday morning.

Crews were called to 611 No. Park Street around 11:30 a.m. to find smoke bellowing from the roof of the wood home.

Advertisement

The occupants weren't home at the time.

"It started in the attic and the damage was confined to the attic," said Fire Chief Donn Hoffman.

Hoffman said he didn't know the cause, but was confidant one would be determined.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
(218) 732-3364
Advertisement