- Associated Press - Saturday, October 25, 2014

BARNEY, N.D. (AP) - Authorities say firefighters worked 90 feet above the ground to battle a grain elevator fire in the southeastern North Dakota town of Barney.

The large grain dryer fire reported Saturday morning at the Minn-Kota elevator was based at the top of the elevator. Special equipment was brought in from Wahpeton because of the location of the fire.

No injuries were reported.

KFGO radio reports that fire departments and law enforcement from Barney, Mooreton, Wyndmere, Mantador, Dwight, Lidgerwood and Milnor responded to the fire.


Information from: KFGO-AM, https://www.kfgo.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide