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Fire damages barn in Hebron

Published: Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

HEBRON – Fire damaged a barn Wednesday morning in Hebron, authorities said.

Members of the Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District were called to the 1400 block of Green Valley Road about 6 a.m. and found fire and smoke coming from a small barn, according to a news release.

Firefighters used about 300 gallons of water to put out the fire, which took about 10 minutes, officials said. No injuries were report.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but is thought to be electrical, officials said.

Crews from Richmond, Wonder Lake, Spring Grove, Harvard and Woodstock provided assistance.

– Lawerence Synett

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