Rural Modesto Barn Fire Likely to Burn All Day

Local News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MODESTO–

A barn fire in rural a section of western Modesto is expected to burn all day Friday with 80 tons of hay as the fuel.

The Burbank Paradise Fire District was called out at around 4 AM for the fire on the back of the property of a home on Vernon Avenue.

The fire department quickly realized there was nothing they could do to stop the flames burning the hay, so they set up a perimeter around the barn to make sure other structures and livestock were O.K.

Parts of Vernon Avenue were shut down for a while so the fire department could utilize the fire hydrant needing to lay out the hose about 1,000 feet to get to the fire.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't miss

Latest News

More News