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Petrolia Barn Catches Fire

Petrolia Barn Catches Fire

 3 Texoma Volunteer Fire Departments teamed up Sunday night to battle a massive blaze in Petrolia.

Newschannel 6 crews on the scene say a barn caught fire on River Road right behind Petrolia High School.

Petrolia, Dean Dale, and Byers Volunteer Fire Departments all worked the flames.

Petrolia's Fire Chief Buddy Alexander said he was impressed with how all 18 fire fighters pulled together as one.

Firefighters say the barn is a complete loss.

The flames destroyed a number of belongings including a Harley Davidson, boat and ATV.

Damages are estimated around $200,000.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation. Stay with Six as we follow up.

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