Mount Vernon News
Mount Vernon News
November 29, 2012 11:03 am EST


FREDERICKTOWN — An overheated propane burner set a minor fire in the barn of a chicken raising operation early this morning. Fredericktown Fire Chief Scott Mast said the fire was on the Abe Miller farm at 7377 Bryant Road, west of Fredericktown, and started about 5:30 a.m.


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A son of the Miller family turned in the alarm, which was signaled by a temperature sensor.

Mast said the only damage was to the ceiling and insulation.

No animals were injured.

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