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Fire destroys workshop at rural Oto residence

By matt@siouxlandscanner.com Updated on Saturday, May 27 2017 06:15pm

Firefighters from Oto, Smithland, Hornick and Anthon responded to a residence on Deer Run Trail Northwest of Oto at 12:23 p.m. Saturday afternoon May 27th.

Initial reports indicated other nearby structures and fuel barrels were a concern. It took crews about 2 hours to get the fire under control. The fire destroyed the workshop and caused significant damage to a nearby building. Flames could be seen shooting 50 feet in the air when Woodbury County Deputies arrived, you could see where the trees had been burned from the fire. Oto Fire Chief tells Siouxland Scanner there were no injuries.

IncidentDate  TimeActivityLocation
217005894   05/27 12:23   FIRE    3200 Block of DEERRUN TRL WOODBURY COUNTY