Rochester Firefighters Put Out Downtown Debris Fire
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News)- Rochester firefighters extinguished a debris fire in the downtown area Tuesday afternoon.
A news release from the fire department indicates four engines and one truck responded to the blaze at a commercial building at 50 7th St. Northeast. The first firefighters that responded found a pile of debris up against the building had caught on fire.
Crews entered the building to ensure the fire did not spread to its interior and climbed ladders to investigate the structure’s roof. No injuries were reported at the scene. The fire remains under investigation and the fire’s damage estimate is not yet known.