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Crews battling Newton structure fire

Mike Mendenhall/Daily News
Fire crews are battling a blaze at 5687 Highway 6 this morning in Newton. The structure 
fire appears to be a barn or out building.
Mike Mendenhall/Daily News Fire crews are battling a blaze at 5687 Highway 6 this morning in Newton. The structure fire appears to be a barn or out building.

The Newton Fire Department is on the scene of a structure fire this morning.

The fire at 5687 Highway F48 W. at what appears to be a barn or large out building, was discovered around 7 a.m. The building was entirely engulfted when crews arrived, according to Fire Chief Jarrod Wellik. He said no one was in the structure at the time of the fire.

The Colfax Fire Department is also responding to the fire.

Check back with the Newton Daily News for more on this story.

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