Buckfield Fire Department’s Save The Basement Strategy Works Like A Charm

Buckfield Maine Fire Department

Buckfield Maine Fire DepartmentBUCKFIELD — About 50 firefighters from six towns battled a barn fire Saturday that singed a nearby trailer and melted siding on a nearby house. “The barn was fully involved when we got here,” Buckfield Fire Capt. Steve Campbell said. “We turned our attention to saving the homes.” The fire was reported shortly after 2 p.m. at 11 Jim Warner Road. The barn was part of an organic beef cattle farm owned by Richard Piper. Within minutes, Buckfield fire was joined by departments from Sumner, Hebron, Turner, Paris and Norway. (read more at Lewiston Sun Journal)