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37,000 chickens die Rockingham farm fire

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Fire crews are investigating how a house fire killed 37,000 baby chickens at a farm in Virginia.

The Rockingham County fire chief believes this all started in the utility room, around a computer system that runs the heater.

The family says it will start cleaning up Monday and will try to rebuild.

The fire broke out around 5 a.m. Saturday. 

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