The Free Press, Mankato, MN

November 26, 2012

Sunday night fire damages Swiss Street house

No one injured, cause under investigation


The Free Press

MANKATO — Firefighters responded to a house fire at 143 Swiss St. at about 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

When they arrived, about half of the front of the house was burning and the fire was spreading to the attic, a Mankato Department of Public Safety report said. The fire was quickly extinguished and firefighters remained on scene to make sure the fire was out.

No one was injured. The cause of the fire, which caused an estimated $50,000 in damage, remains under investigation.