Del. fire destroys barn, disrupts traffic

July 14, 2009 5:54:15 PM PDT
Fire officials say a fire has destroyed a pole barn and smoke from the blaze disrupted traffic at the Nassau Bridge near Lewes. There were no injuries. It happened about 2 p.m. Tuesday. Firefighters from Lewes and several other jurisdictions arrived at the 60- by 100-foot structure to find heavy flames. Thick smoke drifted across nearby Del. 1.

Officials say the barn was destroyed, causing $300,000 in damage.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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Information from: The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal, http://www.delawareonline.com

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