Fire in Visalia garage, shed kills chickens

The Fresno BeeApril 6, 2014 

A Visalia family arrived home Sunday evening to find their garage ablaze, the Visalia Fire Department said.

The fire, at 1311 N. Park St., was contained to a detached garage and shed, a Visalia fire official said. The family's home was undamaged, but they lost four chickens in the fire, he said.

The fire took down a power line, which cut power to the rest of the neighborhood, the fire official said.

No estimate of damage was immediately available Sunday night. The cause is under investigation.

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