Trash fire burns down barn in Jefferson County
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RIGBY — A fire destroyed a hay barn in Jefferson County Saturday after someone ignored the burn ban and ignited some trash.
Central Fire District responded to 4208 East 300 North at around 3:15 p.m. and found the barn was engulfed along with approximately an acre of field, according to Central Fire Chief Carl Anderson.
The fire was mostly out by 5 p.m. and damages are estimated at around $5,000.
It’s unclear if anyone will be cited for the incident.
The burn ban in Jefferson County is in effect until Sept. 30.