Storage fire in Alachua results in a total loss

ALACHUA, Fla. (WCJB) - Officials say just before six Friday evening, firefighters responded to Southern Farms International USA in the city of Alachua for a reported barn fire.

They found heavy fire and at least 60 percent of the barn had been engulfed in flames. The 30 thousand square foot metal barn was storing hay, and 200 bales were lost.

It was a total loss, but officials say there were no injuries. The cause of the fire is currently unknown.