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Graettinger Fire Call

Graettinger, IA (KICD) — A Sunday fire destroys two buildings west of Graettinger.

Shortly after 4 a.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a barn fire in the 2800 block of 380th Ave.

Upon arrival, a barn and another building were on fire. The resident of the farm, Shane Bisgaard, was burning garbage earlier in the evening. It was determined sparks from the fire blew over onto the two structures. Both structures and their contents were destroyed. it was determined that the fire was accidental. There was no estimate at the value of lost items in the blaze. Assisting at the scene was the Graettinger Fire Department and Palo Alto County Ambulance service.