GIRARD TOWNSHIP, MI (WTVB) - Quick response by Coldwater firemen late yesterday afternoon prevented any major damage in a Girard Township barn fire. The alarm from the James Hall property at 489 Herricksville Road came in around 5:15 pm with word that windblown sparks from a nearby trash fire caught the old barn on fire. Again, only minimal damage resulted from the careless burning.
Firefighters were on the job for 75 minutes. No injuries were reported.