Fire Destroys Barn In Marathon County

Fire has destroyed a barn northeast of Wausau in Marathon County.

It was reported on Paradise Lane in the Town of Texas between Wausau and Merrill at about 3:30 pm.

Multiple departments were called to the scene.

Flames spread quickly and ignited dry grass around the building.

The barn did not have any animals inside, but was filled with hay.

Firefighters say it's too early to tell what caused the fire.

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