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Turkish Fire Kills Thousands of Chickens

05 October 2016

TURKEY - A fire that broke out in the roof of a poultry farm during repair work has killed 21,000 chickens in Turkey's northwestern province of Kocaeli.

The fire broke out after a welder's spark ignited insulation material, according to reports from Doğan News Agency reported in regional news website Hurriyet Daily News.

Police have reportedly launched an investigation into the incident.

ThePoultrySite News Desk

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