Clare County Investigating Suspicious Barn Fire

The Clare Fire Department responded to a suspicious barn fire shortly after 3:30 Saturday afternoon.

The fire was off of 7th Street in the city of Clare. The barn was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived. The barn was over 50 years old and was used for storage. An adjacent shed, and a wooden fence suffered minor damage.

Firefighters believe the fire was suspicious because there was no electricity to the barn.

Anyone with information about the fire is asked to contact the Clare Police Department.