Fire at Herbruck's Poultry Farm closes Portland Road

Fire damages building at Herbruck's Poultry Ranch

LAKE ODESSA, MICH. - A fire at Herbruck's Poultry Farm in Ionia County has closed down Portland Road between M-66 and Harwood Road.

According to dispatchers, the fire started just before 12 p.m. and six fire departments responded. 

The fire started in an egg storage cooler at the farm in Lake Odessa. There were no injuries, and the fire was contained to the cooler area of the facility. 

Herbuck's Poultry Ranch said in a statement: "there has been no impact to food safety at our farm or our production facilities, and all of our hens are safe."

The cause of the fire is still under investigation. 

Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WZZM 13 app now.

Have a news tip? Email, visit our Facebook page or Twitter.

© 2018 WZZM-TV


To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment