On January 31, 2017 at 7:40AM several Worcester County Fire Companies were alerted for a chicken house fire at 12338 Campbelltown Road in Showell. Arriving fire units found smoke showing from the structure upon arrival. The fire was contained to the chicken house with no exterior damage, but heavy interior damage. All chickens in the house perrished in the fire. No injuries were reported in the fire. The cause of the fire is listed as undetermined and still under investigaiton at this time.