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Fire destroys home at rural Dent resort

Firefighters fought a structure fire at a home at Rockey's Resort in rural Dent on Saturday. The home was a total loss. SUBMITTED PHOTO

DENT, Minn. – A fire has destroyed a house at a rural resort near here.

Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputy S.L. Brandner said the Sheriff’s Department was called to a structure fire at about 10:18 a.m. Saturday at Rocky’s Resort at 31370 State Highway 108.

Fire departments from Dent, Vergas, Perham and Pelican Rapids also responded to the fire, as well as Perham Emergency Medical Services.

No injuries were reported, but the house was a total loss.

Brandner said the fire’s cause is yet unknown.

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