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Firefighters battling pair of blazes in south Hastings

Firefighters prepare to enter Twin City Container in the Hastings Business and Industrial Park Tuesday afternoon.1 / 2
A firefighter races to fight a grass fire off Glacier Way on the city's south side Tuesday afternoon.2 / 2

Firefighters in Hastings were busy Tuesday afternoon fighting a pair of fires in the city's south side.

There was a fire inside Twin City Container, located in the industrial park. The extent of the damage is not known at this time.

There also was a grass fire off Glacier Way. That fire appeared to be serious, as high winds fanned the flames.

More information on the fires will be posted as it becomes available.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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