Propane tank catches fire at Schuylkill County turkey farm

No injuries were reported in blaze at Koch's Turkey Farm.

Propane tank catches fire

WALKER TWP., Pa. - Firefighters waged a battle against an inferno on a turkey farm in Schuylkill County early Thursday morning.

A propane tank at Koch's Turkey Farm in Walker Township erupted in flames around 1 a.m., officials said.

Crews at the farm, located at 416 Valley Rd., said flames could be seen from miles away.

No one was injured.

Investigators have not yet determined what sparked the fire.

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