Fire rekindles at barn where 65,000 chickens were lost

By: NewsCenter 16 Email
By: NewsCenter 16 Email
Around 1 a.m. Friday morning, a fire re-kindled at a barn belonging to Egg Innovations on Crystal Lake Rd.

Photo: 1480 News Now

Kosciusko Co. Two barn fires broke out in Kosciusko County overnight.

Around 1 a.m. Friday morning, a fire re-kindled at a barn belonging to Egg Innovations on Crystal Lake Rd. That’s where a fire on Monday killed 65,000 chickens. That's according to The Stacey Page Online.

Our reporting partners at 1480 News Now captured the flames.

At the time, the chickens were just four weeks away from laying eggs, a devastating loss. A cause for the fire has not been determined.

Also Friday morning, a fire started at a barn in the 2,000-block of South 250 West in Warsaw. Several departments responded. According to Stacey Page Online, the barn sustained extensive damage. A cause is unknown.


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