NORTH LIBERTY, Ind. -- Fire crews battled a blaze Saturday evening at a St. Joseph County barn.
It happened in the 29000 block of New Road.
Officials tell NewsCenter16 there were several animals inside the 8' x 12' barn.
The homeowner was reportedly burning leaves and thought the pile had been extinguished when a corner of the barn caught fire.
The barn was fully engulfed when fire crews arrived on the scene.
A few pigeons were hurt in the fire.