Salem Fire Marshal investigating early morning barn fire

Published: Feb. 3, 2018 at 7:27 AM EST
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The Salem Fire and EMS Department responded to a fire at 235 South Yorkshire St. early Saturday morning.

They got the call just before 2:30 a.m., and units arrived within five minutes where they found a barn fully engulfed in flames.

Firefighters were able to get the fire under control within about 35 minutes, but they say it took several hours to completely extinguish it.

Crews were able to able to protect a nearby business and extinguished another fire in an adjacent barn.

The fire is under investigation by the Salem Fire Marshal’s Office.