MORTON - A horse barn and living quarters were destroyed in a fire on Wednesday at 69359 316th St., Morton, which is in Beaver Falls Township, Renville County Firefighters received the call at 7:25 a.m. Upon arrival, the structure was fully engulfed in flames. The structure is deemed a total loss. The cause of the fire has been attributed to an electrical appliance inside and is not suspicious in nature.
Assisting on scene were the Morton Fire Department, Redwood Falls Fire Department, Franklin Fire Department, Morton Medical Response Unit, North Memorial Ambulance, and the Renville County Sheriff's Office.