Nearly 3,000 turkeys die after Thanksgiving day fire in Daviess County

We are working to learn more about a Thanksgiving fire that destroyed part of a local turkey farm.

Posted: Nov 27, 2017 4:36 PM
Updated: Nov 27, 2017 6:59 PM

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - We are working to learn more about a Thanksgiving fire that destroyed part of a local turkey farm.

It happened last Thursday in Daviess County at the Perdue Research Farm.

The building's owner told us the cause was electrical.

The owner said nearly 3,000 birds in the facility died in the fire.

We will continue to follow this story and bring you more information as soon as it becomes available.

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