About 300,000 hens were killed in a fire at a Michigan egg farm
About 300,000 hens were killed by a fire at a poultry farm in southwestern Michigan, CNN affiliate WWMT reported. Multiple fire departments responded Friday to the barn fire at the Konos Inc. egg farm, a distributor of Vande Bunte Eggs, in Otsego Township, Michigan, the station said. The barn was destroyed but about 50 farm employees were uninjured by the blaze, said Brian Burch, a spokesman for Konos Inc. Fire crews had to bring in water trucks to fight the fire over several hours."Agriculture fires are always a challenge, especially at a place like this.
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Baltimore Fire crews battled an early Tuesday morning fire in Northeast Baltimore.
COLTS NECK - There was a second-alarm fire in Colts Neck early Tuesday morning. Initial scanner reports indicate it was fatal, but that has yet to be confirmed by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, which is handling the investigation.
The fire was reported to be knocked down around 4 a.m. and that fire crews are actively working to clear the scene now.
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Orange County deputy suffers minor injuries in early morning crash, officials say .
An Orange County deputy was treated for minor injuries after he allegedly crashed his vehicle early Tuesday morning, according to officials. It happened at 3:54 a.m., according to the report. The deputy was responding to an emergency call for service while traveling on Powers Drive when he allegedly struck a power pole and fence at Postell's Mortuary. Sign up for our Newsletters Orange County Fire Rescue crews responded and treated the deputy on scene for minorinjuries. The Florida Highway Patrol responded to investigate the crash and OUC responded to fix the power pole, officials said.