Halloween Attraction Catches Fire at Linn County Fairgrounds

A Halloween attraction caught on fire at the Linn County Fairgrounds on Friday morning.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says they were dispatched to a structure fire at 201 Central City Road around 11:45 am, along with fire departments from Central City, Alburnett, Coggon and Prairieburg.

The Sheriff’s Office says the fire broke out at an enclosed trailer containing a generator and other property belonging to the Circle of Ash Halloween attraction. The fire spread to some trailers containing the attraction props, as well as a wooded area near the attraction, before it was controlled and extinguished.

No one was injured in the fire. The cause remains under investigation.

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