A house in Meeker County was destroyed by fire early Saturday evening.
At 5:20 p.m., the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a house fire in the 26000 block of Highway 34, in Litchfield Township, owned by 78-year-old Sylvia Burress.
Meeker County Deputies, Litchfield Fire Department, Dassel Fire Department, and Litchfield Rescue responded.
Emergency responders arrived and found the house partially engulfed in flames.
Authorities say the initial investigation revealed the fire started in the ceiling but an exact cause has not been determined.
The house was a total loss. No injuries were reported.