100 bales of hay, gasoline burn in barn fire

By Heartland News

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Fire crews say lightning probably sparked a barn fire in rural Williamson County Wednesday night.

The Williamson County Fire Chief says 15 firefighters fought this fire on Route 166 for six hours.

The barn was holding 100 bales of hay.  The chief says that along with explosives in the form of gas cans and tractor tires made it hard to fight.

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