Firefighters battling grain bin blaze in west Iowa

SHELBY, Iowa (AP) — Firefighters from several departments have been battling a blaze in a grain bin near Shelby in western Iowa.

Atlantic radio station KJAN says (http://bit.ly/1aY6MLM ) fire crews from Shelby and Avoca were on the scene east of Shelby on Wednesday morning. The bin sits about a half-mile north of Interstate 80.

The Harlan, Minden and Defiance departments were asked to send pumper trucks and other fire vehicles to help fight the flames.

No injuries have been reported.

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