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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 Do─čan 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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