DARKE COUNTY — A barn housing 2,000 hogs was completely destroyed in a large fire Thursday morning, killing all animals inside, according to firefighters.
The fire was called out around 6:40 a.m. Thursday in the 10000 block of Coletown Lightsville Road, between Ansonia and Union City, Ohio, in Darke County.
The fire prompted a three-alarm response with firefighters from 10 area departments called to battle the flames.
The barn is considered a total loss. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Additional details were unavailable.