04 - 04 - 2014 Firefighters save barn in pumphouse fire in Penn Twp.
[CDT] - Thanks to several fire companies that responded to a fire reported in Penn Twp., Centre Co., the blaze was successfully extinguished before destroying a barn. Millheim Fire Company chief Todd Hillard spoke about what happened on the scene & said that flames erupted from a pumphouse and were spreading to the barn. The firefighters pumped water from state Route 45, approximately half a mile to a mile away, to the site. The barn had minimal damage, but the pumphouse was destroyed.