Firefighters battle Gaines Twp. barn fire

Kent County
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GAINES TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A barn near Dutton was badly damaged in a fire Saturday afternoon. 

The fire started just after 1 p.m. in the 7000 block of Hanna Lake Avenue SE between 68th and 76th Streets just south of Dutton in Gaines Township. The smoke could be seen from several miles away.

Kent County dispatchers tell 24 Hour News 8 there were no injuries in the fire but it’s cause is not yet known. 

Authorities say Hanna Lake Avenue SE will be closed at 68th Street SE and 76th Street SE to help increase the safety of the fire crews and reduce gawking. Dispatch explained water will be running across the road and road conditions are, “bad enough as it is.”

This fire is under investigation. 

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