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Barn completely engulfed in Selma area fire

IVFD says the barn was full of crops at the time of the fire.

Posted: Oct 10, 2019 5:11 AM
Updated: Oct 10, 2019 10:58 AM

SELMA, Ore. -- A large metal drying barn was fully engulfed in flames on the 4000 block of Deer Creek Road, according to Illinois Valley Fire District.

On Thursday at 1:12 A.M., IVFD says the barn was full of crops when it was burning, but there were no animals or people in the barn at the time.

Pacific Power disconnected the power to the barn to protect the firefighters.

IVFD tells NewsWatch 12 the fire is knocked down, and they are investigating the cause of the fire.

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