Massive Barn Fire Keeps Kent County Firefighters Busy Tuesday Night

Just before 9:00, Tuesday evening firefighters from several Kent County fire companies responded to a residence in the 2100 block of Dinahs Corner Road, west of Dover, for reports a working barn fire.

Upon arrival, Command reported a large barn fully involved with exposure to secondary buildings. Command then struck a second alarm, asking for additional crews to respond.

Crews remained on scene for more than four hours.

This is a developing story.

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