Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

January 27, 2013

Seymour barn destroyed after fire

By Kyle Ocker
Daily Iowegian

SEYMOUR — The Seymour Fire Department was called to the scene of a barn fire Saturday afternoon, and called the Centerville and Mystic fire departments in for mutual aide assistance a short time later.

Centerville and Mystic were both dispatched around 2 p.m. Saturday to assist the Seymour Fire Department with a fire on 524th Street, between the cross streeets of 125th and 130th Streets.

The cause of the fire or the contents of the barn were not known. The fire also spread to a neighboring corn field but was extensguished.

No injuries were reported from the blaze.

Wayne County Ambulance also assisted on the scene.

The Centerville and Mystic fire departments were released from the scene around 2:45 p.m.