The Hibbing Fire Department Responds to Two Fires in One Day

The Hibbing Fire Department Responds to Two Fires

The Hibbing Fire Department responded to two different fires today.

One was to a report of a basement fire. Fire crews arrived on scene to smoke showing from the back of the building.

The building sustained fire, smoke, and water damage. The cost of the damages estimates at $140,000. Three of the four apartments were occupied at the time of the fire, displacing 3 families.

The American Red Cross is assisting at this time.

The second fire was to a report of a sauna fire. Fire crews arrived on scene to a detached sauna building fully engulfed in flames.

The damage is estimated at $20,000. 

The property owners were not home at the time of the fire and there are no injuries reported at this time.

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