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Calves, Dairy Cow Lost in Kewaunee Co. WI Barn Fire


A barn fire in eastern Wisconsin on Friday night has claimed the lives of dozens of young livestock on a dairy farm in Kewaunee County.

According to officials with the Luxemburg Community Fire Department, crews from 12 agencies fought the multiple-alarm blaze for over nine hours.

Reports say 30 calves and a dairy cow perished in the fire. But crews were able to save other nearby buildings.

The barn is considered a total loss. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Source: Wisconsin Ag Connection


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