UPDATE: Fire destroys rural New Ulm house

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Jun. 11—NEW ULM — A house outside of New Ulm was destroyed by fire early Friday morning.

A fire in a garage attached to a house was reported at 12:50 a.m. at 40391 551st Ave. in rural Nicollet County. All occupants of the house escaped.

When firefighters arrived the attached garage and the house were engulfed in flames, according to a Nicollet County Sheriff's Office news release.

Firefighters from Courtland, New Ulm, Lafayette and North Mankato extinguished the blaze.

The home is located 3 miles east of Klossner on Nicollet County Road 5 (The Fort Road).

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