Fire at Auto Salvage South of Bemidji Injures Two

Fire at Auto Salvage South of Bemidji Injures Two

March 18, 2021 News -- KRJB-KRJM-KKCQ 0

Bemidji, MN — One person was severely burned and a firefighter was also hurt in a fire at an auto salvage business south of Bemidji.

Firefighters found heavy fire and smoke showing throughout the building when the responded Wednesday at about 1 p.m. A fire department official said the civilian suffered burns to his arms and torso and the firefighter had minor injuries.

Firefighters went into defensive mode as there was no way to attack the fire from inside. The business, Mike’s Auto Salvage, was destroyed. The cause of fire is under investigation.