HAYESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say more than 300 pigs were killed during a barn fire in north-central Ohio.
Hayesville Fire Chief Stephen Young tells the Mansfield News Journal (http://ohne.ws/1VzVK8S ) the fire broke out just before 9 a.m. on Monday in the barn’s office area. Officials say firefighters battled the blaze for more than three hours and it threatened a second barn before it was contained.
No people were inside the barn at the time of the fire.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Information from: News Journal, http://www.mansfieldnewsjournal.com