WORTHINGTON – The cause of a fire in an outdoor storage area at Graham Tire of Worthington that caused an estimated $11,000 in damages is under investigation.
Worthington Fire Chief Rick Von Holdt says Nobles County dispatch received several calls regarding a fire in a fenced in area behind the store on Oxford Street. Approximately a dozen small tractor tires were destroyed in the blaze.
Based on evidence found at the scene, Von Holdt says arson is suspected. Von Holdt is also the manager at the Worthington branch of Graham Tire.