Hamiota Business Destroyed by Fire

Hamiota Fire
The remains of Hamiota Feedlot Ltd. in Hamiota, Manitoba following a fire early Thursday, March 13, 2014. (RCMP HANDOUT)

A fire destroyed a business in Hamiota, Manitoba early Thursday morning.

Crews were called to Hamiota Feedlot Ltd. just outside the town at around 3:20 a.m.

RCMP say the building housed several bays of equipment, including an office, which were engulfed in flames. The structure is a total loss.

No one was injured in the fire and the Office of the Fire Commissioner is investigating to determine a cause.

A damage estimate isn’t yet known.

Hamiota is roughly 290 kilometres west of Winnipeg.

— Staff


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