Barn Fire In Versailles

Posted On June 13, 2012

Update posted at 12:35 p.m.:


The fire continues to burn at a barn in western Ripley County.


The blaze was reported in a barn on the 8800 block of West Baseline Road, just west of Holton at about 11:15.


Dispatchers said no injuries have been reported. The barn, it appears, is a complete loss.


Numerous fire departments from Ripley and Decatur counties were called to the scene including Holton, Versailles, and Milan.



Original story posted at 11:25 a.m.:


(Versailles, Ind.) – Ripley County firefighters are rushing to the scene of a barn fire in Versailles Wednesday morning.


At about 11:15 a.m., a caller reported a barn was on fire at 8800 block of West Baseline Road, near Holton.


Dispatchers said the fire was believed to be full of hay.


Stay tuned to Eagle 99.3 for more information as it becomes available.


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