Home Local News FIRE DESTROYS DOWNTOWN NEWELL, IOWA BUILDINGS

FIRE DESTROYS DOWNTOWN NEWELL, IOWA BUILDINGS

2295
SHARE

Fire destroyed several buildings in downtown Newell, Iowa Wednesday morning.

Bob Doonan lives about a block away from the scene:

OC…..nothings in them. :09

Doonan says it appears firefighters were able to save the Newell Post Office from much damage:

OC…………get em back. :12

Fire departments from several surrounding communities responded to the five-alarm fire.

There have been no reports of injuries and no word yet on what may have sparked the fire.

Newell is a community of roughly 900 residents located east of Storm Lake.

Radio Iowa