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Barn Fire in Central Point

Fire crews are investigating what started a barn fire in Central Point.

Posted: Mon Mar 12 23:23:07 PDT 2018
Updated: Mon Mar 12 23:23:08 PDT 2018

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are still able to knock down the main fire within a couple minutes. crews say the wind created a challenge with moving smoke, however the wet soil helped reduce the spread. will clelland says, "our first engines found one barn fully involved, with fire spreading to the camper and vehicles nearby. the owners had two horses and a chicken coop in the backside of the barn, the horses got out but the chickens parished." bill froehlich says, "just a shame to lose four wheels, and motorcycles and all your property, but fortunately the horses were ok." fire crews said they stayed on scene for a while to monitor hay that was burning in the barn. the owners recently had two tons of hay delievered and fire crews said it'd be easier to clean once it burned instead of having to haul out two tons of wet hay. [a18]car lot fire in portland-5 mon
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