A barn fire southeast of Hartland, Minnesota has killed almost 8,000 pigs.
Nine agencies responded to the fire at 71082 300th St., said Geneva Fire Captain Alex Beenken. The barn was reported a complete loss.
The fire was called in to the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office at 3:38 p.m. According to the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office, the fire started in a wall on the south side of the building near an office area. The reporting party reportedly tried to put the fire out but was unable to do so.