Ceylon Fire Destroys House

Mon 11-22-2021

(Ceylon, Mn.)- A fire Friday morning destroyed a home near Ceylon.

The Ceylon Fire Department was called around 8:15 am to the John McCorkle residence. Upon arriving mutual aid was requested from Dunnell, Welcome, Sherburn and Fairmont to try to keep the wind driven fire from spreading to some nearby homes.

The home and it's contents were a complete loss.

There were no reports of any injuries but some pets reportedly perished in the fire.

It's believed the blaze started in the garage and quickly spread to the rest of the home.