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Fire destroys Cavour barn containing sheep

News Mitchell,South Dakota 57301
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Fire destroys Cavour barn containing sheep
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

CAVOUR (AP) -- A fire near the South Dakota town of Cavour has destroyed a barn and killed some sheep inside the structure.

The media reports that Cavour firefighters were dispatched to the fire early Monday morning. Firefighter Jeff Gogolin says the barn's roof had collapsed when firefighters arrived.

The newspaper reports that about 20 sheep were in the barn. The cause of the blaze is not known.