Fire that Killed 7,000 Turkeys Ruled Accident

January 30, 2017 02:26 PM
Fire that Killed 7,000 Turkeys Ruled Accident

State police have determined that a fired that killed 7,000 turkeys on a Pennsylvania farm was an accident.

Investigators found that faulty electrical cords in feeding equipment caused the fire in Little Britain Township late Friday night. reports that the farm's damages are around $40,000.

A 911 call was placed around 11 p.m. Friday night. Emergency crews found the farm engulfed in flames when they arrived on the scene.

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