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Suspicious Fire

Hancock firefighters were called to the District 45 Dairy on July 17, where a large stack of straw bales was on fire. Photo by Katie Erdman
News Morris,Minnesota 56267
Morris Sun Tribune
Suspicious Fire
Morris Minnesota 607 Pacific Avenue 56267

The Hancock Fire Department was called to a fire at the District 45 Dairy early Friday morning.

A large stack of straw bales was on fire with the cause being termed as suspicious in nature. The bales were allowed to burn and the fire department was called out a second time on Friday afternoon. There was an estimated $50,000 in damage due to the loss of the bales.

At this point the fire is being investigated as a possible arson. If anyone has any information on the fire they should call the Stevens County Sheriff's Office.