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Animals' lives lost in Amaranth, Ont. barn fire

An early morning barn fire in Amaranth, Ont. Feb. 2, 2023. (Source: DUFFERIN OPP) An early morning barn fire in Amaranth, Ont. Feb. 2, 2023. (Source: DUFFERIN OPP)
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A barn fire took the lives of several animals early Thursday morning.

Dufferin OPP responded to the call of a fire on the 8th Line in Amaranth, south of Shelburne shortly at 6 a.m.

The fire took the lives of the barn animals before it could be extinguished with a joint effort by the Orangeville, Shelburne and Grand Valley fire services.

Shelburne Fire is continuing the fire investigation and has deemed it to be non-suspicious.

If you have information regarding this fire or any suspected unlawful activity, please contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or visit Crime Stoppers to remain anonymous at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or www.crimestopperssdm.com.

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