Fire In Rural Sleepy Eye On Monday 12 Nov 13

Firefighters from Sleepy Eye, Springfield and Comfrey battled a fire just west of Sleepy Eye for several hours Monday morning. Crews responded to the fire at the Lyle Heiderscheidt Trucking Shop on Brown County Road 8 at around 5:30am, and were on the scene until nearly 9am. A total of 8 fire trucks were used to battle the blaze, which destroyed a timber frame building and its contents, which included several dozen truck tires, two dump trucks, a semi-trailer, a skid steer and some tools. No one was injured in the fire, and the cause of the blaze remains under investigation.