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70 cows killed in barn fire in Marathon Co.

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EASTON (WKOW) -- A fire late Friday night destroyed a barn and killed all the cows inside.

According to our affiliate, WAOW, the fire happened near the intersection of County Q and County Z in the Town of Easton in Marathon County.

The Easton fire chief says when crews arrived around midnight, the entire barn was engulfed in flames.  He says about 70 cows died in the fire, and no people were hurt.

Officials say the cause of the fire is still unknown.
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