Fire destroys Rockford machine shed, 80 bales of hay


Rockford, Iowa (AP) – Fire has destroyed a large machine shed and about 80 bales of hay on private property in Rockford.

Firefighters were called to a structure fire just before 10 p.m. Saturday.

According to the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office, the blaze at the home property of Thomas and Tammy Bahnsen began when no one was home. No one was injured.

Fire departments from Rockford, Rudd, Marble Rock and Rockwell all responded to the scene. Cerro Gordo County Emergency Management also responded.

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