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Barn fire south of Waterloo

By on January 28, 2014 at 1:05 pm

barn fire WEBThe Waterloo Fire Department was dispatched to an old wooden dairy barn on fire at 6043 Crook Drive south of Waterloo. The call for service went out around 1 p.m. Tuesday.

The Red Bud Fire Department was called to provide assistance at 1:12 p.m.

Initial reports are the barn, which was owned by Todd and Sandy Parker, was completely destroyed, as were two vehicles and a camper parked nearby. Contents of the barn, including lawn mowers, a boat and tools, were also destroyed. Heat from the flames also melted a portion of siding on the couple’s home. No injuries were reported.



Corey Saathoff

Corey is the editor of the Republic-Times. He has worked at the newspaper since 2004, and currently resides in Columbia. He is also the principal singer-songwriter and plays guitar in St. Louis area country-rock band The Trophy Mules.