Explosion, fire destroy Powhatan barn

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POWHATAN COUNTY, Va. -- The cause of an explosion and fire that destroyed a Powhatan barn remained under investigation Wednesday morning.

A homeowner called 911 after hearing a boom Tuesday night.

When firefighters arrived at the home on Schroeder Road, the metal barn/garage was fully engulfed in flames.

Fortunately no one was hurt in the fire.

This is a developing story. Witnesses can send news tips and photos here.

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