The Herald of Everett, Washington
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up | Manage  Green editions icon Green editions
Story tags » ArlingtonFirefightingFireAnimals


HeraldNet Headlines
HeraldNet Newsletter Delivered to your inbox each week.
Published: Wednesday, December 26, 2012, 11:42 a.m.
Story tags » ArlingtonFirefightingFireAnimals

Farm animals saved from barn fire near Arlington

No humans were injured in the blaze; some piglets had not been found

Story tags » ArlingtonFirefightingFireAnimals
ARLINGTON -- Several farm animals were rescued from an Arlington-area barn that caught fire early Wednesday morning. The fire was reported about 1:15 a.m. along Highway 530 about two miles north of town. No injuries to people were reported, said Branden Bates, assistant fire chief with the Arlington Rural fire district. The barn sustained heavy damage, Bates said. Quite a bit of hay inside had caught fire. Horses, goats and at least one cow were pulled to safety, according to The Herald's news partner, KIRO Channel 7. Some piglets who were in the barn had not been found as of late Wednesday morning. Crews remained at the scene for hours.
View Barn fire, 12/26/2012 in a larger map
Story tags » ArlingtonFirefightingFireAnimals

Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus
digital subscription promo

Subscribe now

Unlimited digital access starting at 99 cents, or included with any print subscription.


HeraldNet highlights

A haircut for a dollar?
A haircut for a dollar?: At Everett barber school, it'll only cost you a hair
What's your number?
What's your number?: Find out what your Seahawks jersey says about you
Cooking for kickoff
Cooking for kickoff: Football-themed recipes for your Super Bowl crowd
Medieval times
Medieval times: Members of the kingdom of An Tir gather in Monroe