Fire damages bar in Turtle Lake

TURTLE LAKE – Fire damaged a bar Friday morning in Turtle Lake.

Turtle Lake Fire Chief Tim Larson said the volunteer fire department responded to a fire at Biggie’s Bar at about 6:30 a.m. Friday and had the fire suppressed by 10:30 a.m. No injuries were reported. Larson said occupants of a duplex apartment in the building were evacuated.

There was damage to the front of the bar; damage to the two adjoining buildings was minimal, said Larson.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by the state fire marshal.