Firefighters from 4 counties battle fire at dairy farm

Ionia County
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NORTH PLAINS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities will be at a dairy farm for several days after a fire broke out Tuesday.

It started around 9 a.m. at a dairy farm in the 3800 block of North Hubbarston Road near the intersection of Clintonia and Colony roads at the Clinton/Ionia county line.

The Ronald Township Fire Department said a barn with around 6,000 large straw bales inside caught fire. 

Ionia County dispatchers told 24 Hour News 8 that several departments are still on scene Wednesday morning. Authorities will stay for several days as the fire continues to rekindle and burn.

There are no reports of injuries and no roads are closed.

Dozens of fire departments from Clinton, Ionia, Gratiot and Montcalm counties assisted in battling the blaze. 

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