Crews Fight Fire in Brutal Cold 02 Jan 18

No injuries are reported but it was a brutal night for fire fighting, as crews from St. Hilaire, supported by Thief River Falls Mutual Aid … fought a House Fire Saturday Night, at the North Edge of the St. Hilaire City Limits.

Fire Chief Seth Tveiten says they arrived to find the residence; in a mobile home park on the west side of Highway #32 – fully engulfed in flame.

Chief Tveiten says the call for assistance came in just before 8:30pm.

St. Hilaire Fire Crews were joined by 9 volunteers from the Thief River Falls Department; which also provided a pumper and tanker truck. The home and all it’s contents are a total loss; occupants of the home along with several pets escaped safely.

The cause of the fire is remains undetermined.