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Brainerd firefighters respond to calls

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Contributed / Metro Newspaper Service

BRAINERD — The Brainerd Fire Department responded to a hit gas meter at 10:58 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23, on the 700 block of Oak Street.

Fire crews and the utility company assisted at the scene.

Crews were also called:

  • At 9:07 a.m. Thursday to Casey’s General Store, 850 Lum Park Road, for a report of smoke in the area. Upon investigation, it was determined to be unfounded.
  • At 8 p.m. Thursday to the intersection of Barbeau Road and Highway 371 for a vehicle crash. Crews were canceled en route.
  • At 6:45 a.m. Feb. 22 to the 14000 block of Grand Oaks Drive for a carbon monoxide alarm. Upon investigation, it was determined to be unfounded.
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