BLOOMING PRAIRIE, Minn. - Around 2,000 small pigs were killed Thursday morning due to a fire in southern Minnesota.
Multiple agencies were on the scene of a fire in rural Blooming Prairie at an operational hog farm.
Mutual aid was requested just after 8 a.m. on State Highway 30 between Blooming Prairie and Hayfield.
A worker near the building noticed smoke early this morning before calling 911. No pigs survived.
Around 30-35 firefighters responded to the blaze.
No cause has been released.