Otter Tail County: Barn fire leads to 1,000 livestock deaths

Courtesy of: Piqsels
Courtesy of: Piqsels

(Otter Tail County, MN) -- Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office says multiple fire agencies responded to a barn fire with livestock inside.

The Henning Fire Department says more than 1,000 goats and a litter of puppies were inside the barn, which was fully engulfed in flames upon the department's arrival. The barn, along with a loafing shed and a milking parlor, were completely destroyed by the fire. The department says no animals survived the blaze.

The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office is investigating the cause of the fire.