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Boiler Fire Suppressed at Gunflint Trail Residence

Feb 27, 2019 12:59PM ● By Editor

February 27, 2019  At 6:25 am today, Sheriff’s Office 911 received a call from property owners at 1233 Gunflint Trail, reporting a fire outside of the exterior boiler structure on their property. The Cook County Sheriff’s Office, Maple Hill Fire Department and STOP Team, along with Grand Marais First Responders and North Shore Health Ambulance responded.

Upon arrival, flames were visible shooting out of the top and around the boiler structure. Firefighters were able to suppress the fire by 6:50 am and began clearing the scene at 7:29 am.

No injuries were reported, and no medical transfers were necessary.


Contact: Valerie Marasco, Director - Office of Emergency Management & Public Information, 218-387-3059, mobile 218-387-5366 or [email protected]


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