Mankato firefighters responded to two incidents early Saturday morning.

  • First, Public Safety was notified of a structure fire at 603 South Fourth Street at 4:37 a.m. On arrival, they found the attached carport was on fire, which was spreading to the house. Crews extinguished the fire. The house was vacant. Damages are estimated at $60,000.
  • Then at 5:48 a.m., Public Safety responded to a structure fire at 205 Lincoln Street. The fire was contained to breezeway of house and extinguished. There were no injuries. Damages are estimated at $15,000.

Causes for both fires are under investigation.