Cabin destroyed by fire [UPDATED]Published 10:41am Tuesday, January 14, 2014 Updated 12:43pm Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Fire destroyed a cabin on Lake Lida near Pelican Rapids, according to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.
Pelican and Vergas fire departments responded at 7:18 a.m. Jan. 14 to 43483 Inlet Beach Rd. after a report of a cabin fire.
Firefighters extinguished the blaze, but the cabin was a total loss.
According to the owner, a 50-year-old Moorhead man, he and his daughter were at the cabin over the weekend, and he stopped by Monday morning to add wood to the wood stove located in the center of the cabin.
It’s believed the fire started from the wood stove or chimney.
No one was inside the cabin at the time of the fire, and no one was injured.