Smoke Barn Burns

dresden ontario fire hall chatham-kent fire Dresden fire hall. File photo.

Curing a crop of tobacco in a smoke barn near Dresden got out of hand and the barn caught fire shortly before midnight.

Chatham-Kent fire officials say crews from Dresden, Chatham north and south and Thamesville all responded to the Baseline Road blaze.

Damage is estimated at $250,000.

No one was hurt.

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