24,000 chickens die in Wrexham poultry shed fire

A man has been treated in hospital for burns to his face after a fire in a poultry shed in Wrexham on Wednesday night.

The blaze, in the Marford area, killed the 24, 000 chicks housed inside.

The fire service says the fire is believed to have been caused by an industrial heater

North Wales Fire & Rescue Service say initial findings suggest the fire was started by fuel leaking from an industrial heater.

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