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70 cows die in barn fire


A late Friday night fire in Marathon County destroyed a barn and all the cows inside, according to the Easton Fire Chief.

The fire happened near the intersection of County Q and County Z in the Town of Easton.

The chief says when crews arrived at about midnight, the entire barn was engulfed in flames.

He says about 70 cows died in the fire.

Officials say no people were hurt.

The chief says the cause of the fire is unknown.

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