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Trailer Fire in Garfield Injures One

(Picture from Garfield FD Facebook Page- 2018)

(Garfield, MN) Monday evening the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call around 9:21pm reporting a residential fire at Woodlawn Trailer Park on County Road 40 NW in Garfield. The caller reported the trailer was on fire and one person was injured.

Deputies arrived and found the owner, 61 year old Lonnie Martin, on the ground with minor burns to his hands and cuts to his hand and head. The Garfield Fire Department arrived at the trailer home in Garfield and was able to put the fire out. The residence suffered fire damage to the front of the trailer and smoke damage throughout. Martin was treated by the Garfield First Responders and North Ambulance. Martin was transported to Alomere Hospital by North Ambulance and treated for minor burns and cuts to his arms and hands.