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Auction lot machine shed, contents destroyed fire


December 5, 2019

Auction lot machine shed, contents destroyed fire.

Vander Werff and Associates, Inc. lost a machine shed and all its contents to fire on Friday, November 29 northeast of Sanborn.

Hartley Fire Chief Brad Meendering told KIWA radio that about 10:30 a.m., the Hartley Fire Department was called to the report of a fire in a metal building at 3080 Taft Avenue, four miles west and a little over a mile north of Hartley.

As they approached the location, the fire fighters saw a mostly-burned up building. Upon arrival, they extinguished hot spots. Meendering told KIWA that the cause of the fire appeared to be related to an engine block heater.

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