Grants Pass firefighters respond to barn fire

Barn fire picture credit: Rural Metro Fire Dept.

Grants Pass and Rural Metro Fire respond to a structure fire in the 1400 block of Applegate Ave in Jerome Prairie on Tuesday night.

Upon arrival, firefighters found a barn 50% involved.

They were able to quickly put the fire out and were able to salvage numerous bales of hay.

No one was home at the time of the fire, which resulted in no injuries reported. The fire did claim several chicken coops.

The cause of the fire has not been determined, however Rural Metro Fire urges people to use caution when using heat lamps to keep livestock warm during the cold weather.

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