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A fire started early Thursday in the parts department at Dan’s Shop Inc. near Montevideo. Eight tanker trucks were employed to haul water to the rural location, but the business was a total loss. Submitted

Fire destroys Dan’s Shop east of Montevideo

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MONTEVIDEO — Firefighters from four communities endured subzero temperatures fighting an early morning blaze Thursday that destroyed Dan’s Shop Inc., east of Montevideo on Minnesota Highway 7.


The entire building and its contents, including a number of trucks, a large inventory of parts and equipment, were destroyed. There were no injuries reported.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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