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Fire destroys Fulton Township milk house

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Gazette Staff
January 18, 2008
— A milk house was destroyed and a garage heavily damaged after a fire here Thursday.

Edgerton and Milton firefighters responded to the fire at 11:58 a.m. at 5729 Highway 59. The fire started from an electrical heat lamp in the milk house, which was being used as a chicken coop, said Capt. Adam Walton with the Edgerton Fire Department.


A new pickup truck was removed from the three-car garage and was not damaged. An older car sustained smoke damage, Walton said.


Firefighters were on scene for an hour and a half and used 6,000 gallons of water to put out the flames. The chickens were not harmed, Walton said.



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