Cokato Fire 04 Oct 11

Fire caused extensive damage to an unused building in Cokato Sunday afternoon.

The call came in just before 1pm for a structure fire at the Valco/Ray Dot building at 145 Jackson Avenue SW.

Authorities say the building was mostly vacant and was not being used and sustained substantial smoke and fire damage.

The Cokato Fire Department was assisted at the scene by the Howard Lake Fire Department, Dassel Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal’s Office.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation