Another busy day for the Red Wing Fire Department, they received a call reporting a fire in a boat in the 1300 Block of Levee Road, Red Wing Wednesday at 12:30 pm.
Firefighters were on the scene within 4 minutes of receiving the call, and one boat was on fire in the storage yard. The fire was extinguished about fifteen minutes after arrival.
There were no injuries reported.
There was significate fire damage to the affected boat but there was no further damage to the nearby building.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
A total of 15 firefighters worked at the scene for one hour. Red Wing Public Works, Red Wing Police Department, and Goodhue County Sheriff’s Dispatchers assisted the Red Wing Fire Department.
Red Wing Fire Department units were already engaged in one emergency medical call at the time of dispatch for this incident.
This is third fire call this past week the Department has responded to as well as numerous emergency medical calls.