Fire destroys Castleton dairy barn

Posted at: 10/18/2013 2:02 PM | Updated at: 10/18/2013 6:42 PM
By: WNYT Staff

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Fire consumes a barn on Brookview Road in Castleton.

WNYT / Duffer Kendrick

CASTLETON - Fire destroyed a barn Friday afternoon.

Several baby cows were killed. Some pigs and cattle that were inside got out safely.

The flames broke out shortly after 1 p.m. at Peter's Dairy Farm on Brookview Road.

At least ten fire companies were called in to help.

No word yet how the fire started. 

The property is owned by Schodack Town Justice, Paul Peter.



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