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Sussex-area barn destroyed by fire

By Tara Clow Apr 17, 2023 | 7:41 AM

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Plumes of smoke could be seen coming from the Sussex area on Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters from Sussex, Hammond Jeffries, Millstream and Penobsquis departments were battling a barn fire.

Sussex Fire Chief Tony Reicker says they responded to Waterford Road in Dutch Valley at around 3 p.m.

Ambulance New Brunswick and RCMP were also on the scene.

Reicker adds 35 personnel were there for about four hours.

The barn is a total loss, but no livestock was hurt.

No word on a cause yet.


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