19,000 birds killed in Md. chicken house fire

WILLARDS — Officials say 19,000 2-week-old chickens were killed in fire in a chicken house in Wicomico County. The State Fire Marshal's office says the first was reported about 12:45 p.m. Wednesday in Willards. WBOC-TV reports that about 45 firefighters battled the blaze for an hour before bringing it under control. Damage was estimated at $320,000. The cause ...

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