Over 100 cows lost in Mercer County barn fire

The fire broke out early Wednesday morning along Darien Road in West Salem Township


WEST SALEM TWP, Pa. (WYTV) A dairy barn was destroyed in Mercer County after it caught fire Wednesday.

The fire broke out at the Amazing Grace Dairy Farm on Darien Road in West Salem about 2:47 a.m. It was called in by the owner of the farm.

The structure was completely destroyed. At least 120 cows died in the fire.

A preliminary damage estimate puts the loss between $400,000 and $500,000.

Fire departments in Trumbull County were called in to help with the water supply.