Category: Barn Fires

Jan 08 2018

Barn Fire in Frederick County

Frederick County’s Tower6 from Emmitsburg Md. operated at the Creagerstown Road 100×50 barn fire earlier today where farm equipment was stored. Haz Mat assisted on scene. Photo used with permission of Frederick County Fire Rescue

Jan 05 2018

Converted Barn Burns Near Bendersville

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Adams County Box 7-2 was struck late Friday evening for a barn fire in the 1100 block of the  Bendersville-Wenksville Road in Menallen Township. The assignment was upgraded to a working fire then a 2nd alarm for a barn converted to an apartment building with reported entrapment. Firefighters worked again in sub zero temperatures. Photos bumitted by Nate Woodward

Aug 27 2017

Manheim Barn Fire

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A well involved barn fire was fought by several departments from two states ( Pennsylvania and Maryland) Friday night. The barn was approximately 30×50′ in size. Photos by Derrick Potts and Joe Carter

Jul 01 2017

Chicken House Fire Kills 100k Birds

Firefighters from at least three counties battled a large chicken house fire early Saturday morning on Oxford Road  in Tyrone Township, Adams County. It has been reported over 100,000 live chickens perished in the fire that started just before 6:00AM. Firefighters battled the fire in very humid and high temperature conditions, two injuries were reported to firefighters.

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Jun 06 2017

Barn Fire on High Rock

The crew of mini pumper 33 deploys their deck gun on a small barn fire this afternoon in the three hundred block of High Rock Road in Berwick Township, Adams County. Units arrived to a fully involved bank barn approximately 30×50 in size. A water supply was established on scene with portable ponds while water was brought in from a hydrant on Broadway in Penn township.

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May 12 2017

Donkey Perishes In Barn Fire

Fire fighters from several Adams County departments battled a small barn fire Friday evening on the Carlisle Pike in Huntington Township. One pet donkey named “Donkey” perished in the fire according to the owner on scene. Investigation into the cause is continuing.

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