UPDATED, WITH VIDEO: Barn fire reported in Amanda Township

An unknown number of sheep were killed in a barn fire this morning near Mount Blanchard. According to the homeowner, Rob Craine, the sheep were his children’s 4-H project.

Delaware Township firefighters were called to the blaze at 18055 Hancock County 162, near Mount Blanchard, that was reported around 8:30 a.m.

As of 10 a.m., the barn was still smoking, but the majority of the fire was out. The damage estimate is unknown at this time.

Vanlue firefighters assisted at the scene.



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