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Fire Hits Barn on Harnett Pig Farm

Posted March 11, 2008 4:44 p.m. EDT
Updated March 11, 2008 11:49 p.m. EDT

— Firefighters were called to a hog farm in Harnett County on Tuesday to battle a fire in a barn.

The blaze broke out about 3 p.m. at a farm on McKoy Town Road, west of Johnsonville, fire officials said.

Several departments answered the mutual-aid alarm.

Officials said there were animals in the barn at the time of the fire, and it was believed they got out unharmed.