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Firefighters respond to vehicle fire and help ventilate home

The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls Saturday. Firefighters were called at 4:32 a.m. to the 15000 block of Crow Wing County Road 25 for a vehicle fire. The vehicle was fully engulfed. The fire was extinguished and the estimated pro...

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The Brainerd Fire Department responded to two calls Saturday.

Firefighters were called at 4:32 a.m. to the 15000 block of Crow Wing County Road 25 for a vehicle fire. The vehicle was fully engulfed. The fire was extinguished and the estimated property damage loss was $3,000.

Firefighters were called at 2:41 p.m. to a residence on the 5000 block of White Sand Road to help ventilate the home because of household chemicals.

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