Large Barn Fire Brings Out Massive Response
A large barn fire broke out Sunday afternoon in rural Whitewater, bringing out a large swath of firefighters. Around 2:45 PM Sunday, authorities to responded to the W9300 block of Island Road, off of Highway 89 and near our studios, for a barn fire. The fire eventually went to a 3-alarm response, bringing departments from Jefferson to Rock counties. The large response was due to the heat conditions and the size of the fire. No injuries have been reported. Island Road was closed during the duration of the incident.