Over 50 Goats Die in Janesville Township Barn Fire
Over 50 goats died Saturday in a barn fire on Highway 14 west of Janesville.
According to a news release from the Rock County Sheriff's Office, Emergency workers responded to the report of a barn fire on the 4800 block of west Highway 14, shortly after 9:00 pm on Saturday.
The barn was fully engulfed when fire crews arrived, and although no people were injured, 55 to 70 goats died in the fire.
Highway 14 was closed in both directions for four hours while fire fighters fought the blaze which caused about $170,000 in damage.