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Hog confinement fire kills hundreds

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Marshall County (KWWL) - 800 pigs were killed in a hog confinement facility near marshalltown after a fire swept through just after noon Wednesday.

A total of eight fire departments battled the fire. No major injuries were reported, but one person did suffer from mild smoke inhilation.

High winds made fighting the fire even more difficult.

 

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