Oct 12, 2012 at 6:09 am
BELGRADE, Minn. (KNSI) Fire departments from Paynesville, Lake Henry, New London and Belgrade fought a large grass fire on the Stearns-Kandiyohi County line Thursday.
The fire was reported shortly before 3 pm, and burned about 240 acres between Regal and Belgrade.
A Minnesota Department of Natural Resources airplane was called in to dump water on the fire. They were able to keep the flames from spreading to a nearby farm.
Crews were on the scene for more than six hours. There were no injuries.
Temp: 44°F (7°C)
Wind: 15 NE
Weather: light rain