Barn Destroyed by Fire Northeast of Buffalo Lake 06 Jun 17

Renville County, MN: Last evening, just before 8pm, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a barn on fire at a farm-site along the 52000 block of 810th Ave. That location is about 1.5 miles northeast of Buffalo Lake in Preston Lake township.

The barn sustained severe damage and was a total loss.

A damage value estimate has not been made.

No one was injured as a result of the fire.

The Buffalo Lake Fire Department was assisted on scene by the following agencies: Hector Fire Department, Stewart Fire Department, Hutchinson Fire Department, Cosmos Fire Department, Buffalo Lake Ambulance, Buffalo Lake Police Department, Minnesota State Patrol and the Renville County Sheriff’s Office.