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Grain Bin Fire Near Pleasantville

Posted: Thursday, November 5th, 2009 at 6:30 am


Crews from the Pleasantville, Melcher-Dallas, Knoxville Township and Milo fire departments spent approximately five hours fighting a grain bin on fire south of Pleasantville.  Marion County Emergency Management Coordinator Jeff Anderson says two firefighters suffered smoke inhalation at 385 Newbold Street, which is listed as Mark Maeschen’s property.  The fire inside the bin caused significant smoke damage.  KNIA/KRLS News will bring you more information as soon as it becomes official.