Fire destroys barn in Village of Delaware

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(MIDDLESEX CENTRE, ON) – On July 21, 2017, at approximately 8:00 p.m., members of the Middlesex Centre Fire Service, assisted by the Strathroy-Caradoc Fire Department and the Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a barn fire on Gideon Drive, Village of Delaware.

While the property contains residential structures, the fire was contained to a barn located at the rear of the property.  The barn was destroyed by fire. No persons or animals were present at the time of the fire. The barn contained bales of hay and some farm equipment.

The Middlesex County OPP remains on scene pending the direction of the Office of the Ontario Fire Marshal (OFM).

An update will be provided when more information becomes available.