No injuries in early Hubbard County fire

No one was injured in a house fire early this morning in Hubbard County.

According to a release from the Bemidji Fire Department, a motorist along County Road 9 reported the blaze on the 22,000 block around 1 this morning.

Eighteen firefighters spent four hours on the scene in bitterly cold temperatures.

The fire caused extensive damage to the attic and main floor area, and the cause at this point is not thought to be suspicious.

The Beltrami and Hubbard County Sheriff’s Offices, Minnesota State Patrol, the state Fire Marshal’s Office and Bemidji Ambulance assisted at the scene.

 


Larissa Donovan is the News Director for the stations of Paul Bunyan Broadcasting and has been, almost without interruption, since Election Day 2016. She covers events and issues in north central Minnesota, which include local government, crime, courts, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University and received her degree in 2018. Larissa, native to the great state of New York, grew up in Bemidji, and enjoys spending her spare time with her family and pet cat. She also loves Star Trek, punk rock music and the theater.


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