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Barn total loss after fire early Friday morning

Posted: Jun. 29, 2018 8:25 am

PAYSON, ILL. -- A barn belonging to Leroy and Virginia Brinkman on North 450th Avenue in rural Payson caught fire early Friday morning.

Crews from the Payson and Liberty volunteer fire departments responded, as did Tri-Township Fire Department and Adams County EMS.

No one was hurt, and no livestock was lost. The barn, full of hay and straw, was a total loss, as was an antique tractor stored inside.

Photo/Noah Brinkman

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