The Free Press, Mankato, MN

November 19, 2012

Attic fire closes street in Lincoln Park


Associated Press

— No one was injured in an attic fire Monday afternoon in downtown Mankato.

Firefighters responded to a call about 12:45 p.m. to a residence at 113 Lincoln St.

Traffic in the Lincoln/Center streets vicinity was detoured while firefighters were on the scene about one half hour.

The small fire caused about $3,000 damage, said Jeff Bengtson, deputy director fire.

Its cause had not yet been determined Monday night.