Rural Morton Fire On Wednesday 16 Jan 14

The Morton Fire Department responded to a fire in Beaver Falls Township on Wednesday. Firefighters arriving on the scene of the fire on 316th Street in rural Morton found a horse barn and living quarters fully engulfed in flames. The structure has been deemed a total loss, and the cause of the fire has been attributed to an electrical appliance and is not believed to be suspicious in nature. The Redwood Falls and Franklin Fire Departments assisted Morton firefighters and the Renville County Sheriff’s Office at the scene. No injuries have been reported.