Rock Valley, Iowa — A Hope Haven home in rural Rock Valley sustained extensive damage in a fire on Monday morning.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s office reports that Rock Valley Fire crews responded to a fire page on Monday, about 8 AM at a Hope Haven home a mile and a half southeast of Rock Valley.
When they got there they found a fire in an office and fitness room in the northeast portion of what is called the Niessink Home.
Rock Valley Fire and Ambulance were called first, and assistance was later requested from
the Hull Fire Department.
No injuries were reported and the residents that were present were safely moved to another location.
The fire was contained to those two rooms and was determined to have started in an unused kitchen area. It was additionally declared to have been accidental.
The building sustained approximately $50,000 in damages.
The Rock Valley Ambulance, Hull Fire Department, Rock Valley Police Department and the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Rock Valley Fire Department.