Grain Dryer Catches Fire

Grain Dryer Catches Fire

A grain dryer on the property of Kevin and Dawn Otto caught fire last Thursday, Nov. 7, causing around $30,000 of damage to the unit. The Belle Plaine Fire Department responded to the scene, and no one was hurt. The Otto property lies north of Belle Plaine.

Kevin Otto stated that the machine became plugged with corn, causing the mechanism to catch fire.

A grain dryer on the property of Kevin and Dawn Otto caught fire last Thursday, Nov. 7, causing around $30,000 of damage to the unit. The Belle Plaine Fire Department responded to the scene, and no one was hurt. The Otto property lies north of Belle Plaine.

Kevin Otto stated that the machine became plugged with corn, causing the mechanism to catch fire.

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