PRINCETON, MO – A barn fire was extinguished by responders south of Princeton Wednesday.

According to Mercer County Fire Protection District, who were assisted by Spickard fire, crews arrived on scene at a hangar style shed on fire. Thick black smoke was visible emanating from the roof of the structure located on Jasmine Road. The main doors had to be closed to prevent the spread of the flames to nearby fuel cans.

According to their Facebook Page, firefighters were able to extinguish the interior of the structure very quickly. No injuries were reported.