Barn destroyed, livestock killed after fire in Gaston - KPTV - FOX 12

Barn destroyed, livestock killed after fire in Gaston

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(Courtesy: Gaston Rural Fire District) (Courtesy: Gaston Rural Fire District)
(Courtesy: Gaston Rural Fire District) (Courtesy: Gaston Rural Fire District)
(Courtesy: Gaston Rural Fire District) (Courtesy: Gaston Rural Fire District)
GASTON, OR (KPTV) -

A Gaston family lost their barn and a number of livestock due to a fast moving fire.

Gaston Rural Fire District responded to the fire, located on SW Lee Road, Tuesday afternoon.

The Fire District said smoke was visible from over three miles away.

When crews arrived the barn was already destroyed by the fire.

The family lost a number of livestock animals and other tools in the fire.

Gaston Rural Fire District were assisted by Forest Grove Fire & Rescue, Cornelius Fire Department and the Hillsboro Firefighters.

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