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.