Barn fire destroys antique Volkswagen vehicles

A VW Bug and VW Van were destroyed in the barn fire late Wednesday in Cave Junction. (Courtesy: Illinois Valley Fire District)

Update 4:40 a.m. - When firefighters arrived on scene, the barn was already engulfed in flames.

According to IVFD, the barn held two Volkswagen vehicles: an old VW Bug and VW Van. Both were destroyed in the fire.

The cause remains under investigation by IVFD.


Illinois Valley Fire District, Rural Metro Fire and Oregon Department Forestry responded to a barn fire along the 600 block of Garner Rd. just before 11:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

IVFD tells News 10 the fire started at a two story barn and spread to cars and propane tanks around the property.

No injuries are reported.

The cause is under investigation.

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