Officials: Fire crews extinguish barn fire in Salem

(Photo: Salem Fire Department)

SALEM, Va. (WSET) -- The Salem Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 235 Yorkshire Street Saturday morning.

They say at around 2:21 a.m. first units arrived and found a barn fully engulfed in flames.

They say firefighters brought the blaze under control within 35 minutes, but took several hours to extinguish it completely.

In addition, officials say first units were able to protect a nearby business and extinguish another fire in an adjacent barn.

The fire remains under investigation by the Salem Fire Marshal's Office

There is no damage estimate at this time.

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