MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An early morning fire destroyed part of a building in downtown Winona Friday.
According to the Winona Fire Chief, crews responded to a call around 12:30 a.m. of a fire in the 150 block of East 3rd Street.READ MORE: Twin Cities Housing Shortage Is Worst In Nation, Census Data Says
The fire reportedly broke out in the second floor.READ MORE: 4 Minnesotans Named Finalists In Competition For BIPOC Entrepreneurs
Crews tried to fight the fire from inside the building, but eventually had to pull out.
The building’s roof was almost entirely destroyed.MORE NEWS: Southern Minnesota Task Force Warns Of Fentanyl On The Streets Following 4 Fatal Overdoses
Officials said several apartments, and the Mason Jar Bar that is housed in the building, are a total loss.