Over 100 cows lost in Mercer County barn fire

The owner of the barn discovered the fire and called 911

West Salem Twp. barn fire


WEST SALEM TWP, Pa. (WKBN) – A dairy barn was destroyed in Mercer County after it caught fire Wednesday.

The fire broke out at the Amazing Grace Dairy Farm on Darien Road in West Salem about 2:47 a.m. It was called in by the owner of the farm.

The structure was completely destroyed. At least 120 cows died in the fire.

A preliminary damage estimate puts the loss between $400,000 and $500,000.

Fire departments in Trumbull County were called in to help with the water supply.

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