Barn fire
Posted on 03/18/2022
Date: 03-18-2022
Case: Structure Fire 22-8831
Authority: Sgt. Uhan 414

On Friday, March 18, 2022, at 5:57 PM, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a partially collapsed barn on fire at 5360 Arthur Rd in the Town of Hartford. Deputies responded along with fire personnel from the following departments: Slinger, St. Lawrence, Hartford, Allenton, and Richfield. Lifestar, Wisconsin State Patrol, and Slinger Police also assisted.

The fire was extinguished by fire personnel. The barn had previously been deemed a loss, and several thousand dollars of equipment was destroyed. Arthur Rd, in the immediate area of the fire, was closed for approximately three hours. No one was injured as a result of the fire.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.