Man Airlifted to HCMC Following Camper Fire in Blue Earth on Friday Morning

The Blue Earth Fire Department responded to a camper/garage fire at 710 West First Street in Blue Earth on Friday morning.


The fire call came in just after 8am.


A man staying in the camper was airlifted to the Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment of burns and smoke inhalation.


Fire Department personnel put the fire out in about half an hour.


Assisting at the scene were the Blue Earth Police Department, Blue Earth Ambulance, Winnebago Police Department and the Faribault County Sheriff’s Department.


The cause of the fire is under investigation.