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Fire destroys fishing shelter

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Fire destroyed an ice fishing shelter in Garfield Monday afternoon.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a call about the fire at 210 East Ida Street in Garfield at 2:27 p.m.


The structure, which was going to be used as a hatchery, was owned by Ronald Welle. It was destroyed.

There were no animals in it.

The source of the fire is believed be a heat lamp.

The Garfield Fire Department responded.

No foul play is suspected.

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