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Fire burns 200 acres of swamp in Meeker Co., Minn.

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LITCHFIELD -- An estimated 200 acres of swampland burned in a fire reported around 3 p.m. Sunday in Cedar Mills Township in Meeker County.


According to Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin, when the Litchfield Fire Department arrived at the fire, near 150th Street and 620th Avenue, the swamp was totally engulfed in fire. The blaze also spread into the groves of nearby farm places.

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