CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ohio (WDTN) — Several departments were called to assist at a barn fire in Champaign County on Monday morning.

According to Champaign County dispatch, the fire began around 7:25 a.m. on Monday, March 20 on Runkle Road.

Crews arrived on the scene to find the barn fire was fully involved. According to firefighters, crews used approximately 16 thousand gallons of water to extinguish the fire.

While no animals or residents were harmed in the fire, the barn has been deemed to be a total loss, according to the St. Paris fire chief.

Crews spent approximately four hours on the scene, and a total of six departments responded to the blaze.

At this time, no cause for the fire has been released. This incident remains under investigation.

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