TRENTON — A barn fire Sunday morning at 10306 Whittaker Road killed approximately 250 cattle, the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office said.
Just after 11 a.m. deputies and members of the Trenton Joint Fire District (Barneveld Fire Department and Holland Patent Fire Department) responded to a structure fire at 10306 Whittaker Road, authorities said.
Deputies said no people were injured in the fire. The barn was completely destroyed, authorities said.
The fire does not appear suspicious in nature, officials said.
A portion of Whittaker Road was closed for several hours Sunday.
The Office of Fire Prevention and Control responded to assist fire personnel, deputies said.
Floyd Fire Department, Stittville Fire Department, Remsen Fire Department, Deerfield Fire Department, Western Fire Department, National Grid, STaR Ambulance, AmCare Ambulance and New York State Police provided assistance.
The Poland Fire Department was placed on standby for coverage of any emergency calls in the area. STaR Ambulance also had additional staff available for emergency and medical coverage.