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Update: Investigation underway into early Wednesday hay barn fires

Reading firefighters and Lyon County deputies have battled at least two hay barn fires early Wednesday.

At approximately 3:35am deputies and firefighters responded to a report of a barn fire in the 2400 block of Road "V." When they arrived they found a barn owned by Donald Jones to be fully engulfed in flames.

Following that, at approximately 4:15am, another barn fire was reported in the 2300 block of Road "Y." Upon arrival, a barn belonging to Jay Davies was also fully engulfed in flames.

Both barns were a total loss, and the cause of the fires is currently undetermined. The fires are under investigation.

Anyone with information on these fires is urged to contact the Lyon County Sheriff's Office at 342-5545.

KVOE News Reporter AJ Dome contributed to this report.

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