The Ottumwa Courier

November 29, 2013

Firefighters battle barn fire in western Iowa


Ottumwa Courier

---- — HARLAN, Iowa (AP) — Firefighters from several departments were called in to fight a barn fire east of Harlan.

Atlantic radio station KJAN says (http://bit.ly/180T2zR ) firefighters from Defiance, Harlan, Irwin, Kimballton and Kirkman were summoned to the scene just before 6 a.m. Friday.

A Shelby County Sheriff's Office dispatcher says the fire had broken out in a hoop barn. No other details are available yet. No injuries have been reported.

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Information from: KJAN-AM, http://www.kjan.com