Fire significantly damages home in Miltona Township

Fire significantly damages home in Miltona Township

Rebecca Omastiak
Created: January 25, 2021 06:22 AM

A wood-burning stove is believed to have caused a fire that significantly damaged a home in central Minnesota early Monday.

According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, officials received a report of a house fire along East Lake Vermont Road in Miltona Township at about 2:03 a.m.

The homeowners reportedly woke up and saw smoke and flames coming from the eaves of the house.

Those inside the home were able to safely exit and the Miltona, Leaf Valley and Parkers Prairie fire departments assisted at the scene.


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