Fire crews battled a grass fire Tuesday afternoon 30 miles west of the Twin Cities, officials say, after a permitted burn got out of control.
A 72-year-old woman was severely burned after trying to put out a grass fire at a rural farm on Monson Lake Road in Itasca County.
A 72-year-old woman is in critical condition after a backyard fire at a farm in northern Minnesota.
Thursday’s high winds hampered firefighters’ efforts to put out a fire in Brooklyn Park. The flames not only destroyed a two-story home but also spread to a grassy field nearby.
Authorities say dry conditions caused a grass fire to spread quickly Monday afternoon in the Fish Creek area of Maplewood and burn more than 5 acres of grassland.
Fire crews have been busy this week with dryer than normal conditions, and Friday they battled a large blaze in the northwest suburbs.
Three juvenile suspects were arrested following Wednesday’s grass fire in Brooklyn Park that burned more than 50 acres.
About 50 acres have burned in a large grass fire Wednesday morning near Interstate 94 in Brooklyn Park.
Authorities say a 63-year-old man was found dead Wednesday while trying to put out a fire in a field near his home in far northwestern Minnesota.
A grass fire in southwest North Dakota caused a scare when it jumped Interstate 94.
A rare sight in winter sparked on Highway 52 near Downtown St. Paul Tuesday morning — a grass fire.