Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Crookston firefighters pump water on the east side of the Crookston Bean Co. elevator this morning after an early morning fire destroyed the structure. (John Stennes/Grand Forks Herald)

Fire damages Crookston Bean Company elevator

Email News Alerts

UPDATED 11:15 a.m.

CROOKSTON -- Fire gutted the Crookston Bean Company early Wednesday morning.

An overnight worker at Dahlgren's Warehouse called firefighters to the scene just after 5 a.m. Capt. Bob Magsam said flames were coming out of the upper level on the west side of the elevator. Several houses across South Main Street were hosed down as a precaution. Witnesses said the fire appeared under control by 6:30 a.m.

Advertisement

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement