Firefighter Taken To Hospital, Barn Lost In Fire
Date posted - July 3, 2016
Hull, Iowa — A firefighter was taken to the hospital and a barn was destroyed in a fire near Hull on Sunday morning, July 3.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 10:50 AM, the Hull Fire Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 3418 Ibex Avenue, two miles southeast of Hull.
Emergency responders report that when they got there, they saw a large barn fully engulfed by fire.
A Hull Fire Department firefighter was transported by the Hull Ambulance to the Sioux Center Health Hospital. His injuries were described as “minor.”
The barn had not been occupied by farm animals at the time of the fire, and was completely destroyed. A nearby empty hog confinement on the property sustained minor damage. There is no word on the cause of the fire.
The Hull Fire Department reports that the Hull Ambulance crew, Sioux Center Fire Department, Boyden Fire Department and the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office assisted them.