Shed Fire

By: News Release
Mar 12th, 2019

On March 11th at approximately 11:35 pm the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office, along with Epworth, Centralia, and Farley Fire Departments responded to 21728 Pleasant Grove Road East, the Stephen McDermott residence, for a structure fire.  Upon arrival an approximate 40 by 60-foot shed was found fully engulfed in flames.  The building and its contents, mostly hay/straw bales, was a total loss estimated at 100-thousand dollars.  The exact cause of the fire is unknown but does not appear suspcious in nature.