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Firefighters are responding to Pine River church fire

Firefighters from multiple departments across the lakes region are responding to a report of a church on fire in Pine River. About 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, a fire was reported at Faith Assembly of God Church in Pine River. Radio traffic on th...

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Photo by Travis Grimler / Echo-Journal.

Firefighters from multiple departments across the lakes region are responding to a report of a church on fire in Pine River.

About 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, a fire was reported at Faith Assembly of God Church in Pine River. Radio traffic on the police scanner indicated the building was "fully engulfed" in flames and several area fire departments were paged to assist the Pine River Fire Department, including Pequot Lakes, Backus and the Ideal fire departments. North Memorial Ambulance was reported to be setting up at the scene as well.

The Dispatch has a photographer and reporter on the way to the scene and will have more details to follow. Check back to www.brainerddispatch.com for updates.

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Photo by Travis Grimler / Echo-Journal.

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