SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A fire burned two barns in the Springfield area, and left hundreds of chickens dead.
The farm, located on the 7900 block of Thurston Road, sold poultry to the local community. The farm’s owner said he woke up to flames spreading from one barn to the other.
Fire crews were called to the scene just after 3:15 a.m. Tuesday and worked for several hours to put out the flames. The cause of the fire is under investigation.