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Chickens Die In Overnight Fire

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A structure fire burned down a chicken coop Sunday night and killed all of the chickens inside.

Officials got a call at 10:35 p.m. Sunday night about a structure fire in the 500 Block of West Third Street in Burkburnett.

The fire chief says it took crews around 10 minutes to put out the fire

 The chicken coop was in the backyard right next to a storage shed and got some minor damage. However, all of the 36 chickens inside died.

Officials believe the  fire was caused by a lamp inside the chicken coop.