RICHLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A dozen pigs, three cows and a prize-winning lamb were killed during a fire at a farm in Saginaw County’s Richland Township.

The Saginaw News reports Monday that 31 cows were at pasture and survived Saturday evening’s blaze southwest of Saginaw.

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Township fire Lt. Andrew Morse says a few barns and a shed on the farm caught fire.

He says the lamb was purchased recently at the county fair. A tractor and about 154,000 pounds of hay also were destroyed.

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The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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