ATLANTA, Ind. (WISH) — Multiple fire department were called to Atlanta after a barn caught fire Sunday morning.
According to Jackson Township Fire Department, crews were called to the 2100 block of East 296th Street in Atlanta, Ind., around 5 a.m. Sunday on reports of a barn fire.
Fire Chief Jeff Muszar said crews could see the fire from miles away and when they arrived to the scene they found a large barn “fully engulfed” in flames. Sheep were inside the barn at the time of the fire.
The fire was contained to the barn, however several sheep died as a result.
Fire crews from Noblesville, Cicero, Sheridan, White River Township, Wayne Township and Cicero Township/Tipton County responded to the fire.
A cause for the fire has not yet been released. An investigation is ongoing.