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4,500 hens burn in fire at egg producer Balticovo’s hangar

Friday, June 25, 2021

A fire broke out early Wednesday June 23 morning in Iecava at the egg producer Balticovo’s hangar. 4,500 laying hens burned in the fire, according to the State Fire and Rescue Service (VUGD). VUGD said that the call to Iecava had been received at 4 in the morning. 18 people had evacuated from the facility before the arrival of VUGD. 28 firefighters worked at the site of the event. At 6:58 AM,…