Fire reported at French grain elevator [UPDATED]Published 10:19am Wednesday, June 19, 2013 Updated 12:23pm Wednesday, June 19, 2013
A semi trailer caught fire at the Cenex Harvest States grain elevator Sunday in French, according to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.
When fire crews arrived at 6:13 p.m., a construction site trailer owned by Genuine Builders and a tanker trailer owned by CHS were fully engulfed by fire. A semi owned by CHS was also damaged in the fire, which reportedly started in or near the Genuine Builders trailer. No structures on the property were damaged.
Rothsay and Fergus Falls fire departments responded to the scene.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.