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Calves and Pigs Lost in Barn Fire Thursday

Posted: Friday, January 12th, 2018 at 6:24 am
Author: KCII News

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Livestock were lost in a barn fire north of Riverside Thursday.

According to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office at about 12:05 p.m. fire crews were called to a barn fully engulfed in flames at 3808 565th Street Southwest. There were 10 calves and 100 pigs in the barn, and all but one calf was lost. The cause of the fire is unknown. The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office, and Hills, Kalona, Lone Tree, and Riverside Fire Departments all assisted at the scene.