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37,000 chickens killed in fire at Lancaster County farm

A fire has destroyed 37,000 chickens at a Lancaster County chicken farm.  The two alarm fire broke out at about 12:35 pm at the farm in the 100 block of Blantz Road in Elizabeth Township.

The two story chicken house was heavily damaged before the blaze was brought under control. No word on the cause of the fire.photo 2

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1 Comment to “37,000 chickens killed in fire at Lancaster County farm”

    MyTakeOnIt said:
    April 29, 2014 at 5:27 PM

    What a shame. Time to require barns have sprinkler systems installed.

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