On May 1, 1991 at 4:09 a.m. firefighters were dispatched to a barn fire at 7000 Roxbury Road. When firefighters arrived the two story wooden barn with tin roof was well involved and beginning to collapse. The building and its few contents were a complete loss. The origin of the fire as well as a damage estimate was not available. Firefighters from seven companies operated at the scene until 7:30 a.m. The Vigilant Hose, Cumberland Valley Hose, West End Fire and Rescue, Letterkenny, Newburg-Hopewell and Pleasant Hall fire companies battled the blaze.