Six barns, field burned in Ayden fire
AYDEN, Pitt County - A shed fire spread and burned six barns and a field on Thursday in Ayden.
Officials said fire crews were dispatched to 187 West Littlefield Rd. in Ayden around 12:30 to a report of a shed fire. When fire fighters arrived, six barns were on fire along with a field.
There was no cause of the fire but officials were trying to determine if the buildings caught the field on fire or if the fire began in the field and spread to the buildings. Officials said there were no injuries and nobody was at the location.
Ayden Fire Department, Grifton Fire Department, Winterville Community and Winterville Fire Department responded.