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Fire destroys mobile home in Meeker County

Fire destroys mobile home in Meeker County

LITCHFIELD – A fire destroyed a mobile home in Manannah Township of Meeker County on Wednesday.

The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office reported that a home belonging to Edward Holmgren, 56, was reported on fire at 57700 340th Street in Manannah Township at 5:13 p.m. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Department, Eden Valley Fire and Litchfield Fire Departments responded.

The fire was a result of the homeowner attempting to thaw frozen pipes and insulation caught fire. There were no injuries.

Tom Cherveny

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

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