ALBERTA
07/07/2014 07:15 EDT | Updated 09/06/2014 05:59 EDT

Barn fire on Hutterite colony in central Alberta kills 4 thousand hogs

BENTLEY, Alta. - One of two hog barns on a Hutterite colony in central Alberta has burned, killing 4,000 sows.

The fire happened Monday morning on the colony near Bentley.

Several fire departments battled the blaze.

It's not known what caused it.

There is no estimate of damages.

(CKGY)

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