Graettinger, IA (KICD) — A Sunday afternoon fire destroyed a garage, south of Graettinger.
Around 1:30, the Graettinger Fire Department was paged to 3043 Highway 4, in reference to a garage on fire. Upon arrival, firefighters encountered a garage fully engulfed in flames. The fire was contained in about 30 to 45 minutes.
No one was injured in the fire, but the garage and it’s contents were destroyed. the fire is said to be accidental in nature. Firefighters remained at the location about two and a half hours
Assisting at the scene was the Emmetsburg Fire Department, Graettinger Ambulance and the Palo Alto County Sheriffs Office.