Garbage truck, shed damaged by fire

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Aug 19, 2013 at 7:54 am

MELROSE, Minn. (KNSI) Damage is estimated at $40,000 to a garbage truck and the shed it was parked next to due to fire in Millwood Township.

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says Melrose firefighters were on the scene for about an hour extinguishing flames on the Tom's Refuse truck.

The shed also had damage to its exterior where the truck was parked.

The fire was reported just after 4:30 Monday morning. The cause of the fire was not immediately known. 

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