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Mercer County barn fire spotted on weather radar

Posted at 6:34 AM, Nov 25, 2019

MERCER COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A fire investigation is underway in Mercer County after a blaze early Monday morning destroyed a barn.

Officials said they received a call from the National Weather Service, which noted a hot spot on radar in the area.

The fire broke out on Carlett Lane off Perryville Road between Harrodsburg and Perryville.

Firefighters tell LEX 18 that no one was injured in the blaze.

Officials said investigators will be back to the scene Monday morning to investigate the cause of the fire.