Firefighters battle blaze at cattle feedlot near Fort Macleod, Alta.

 

Stephen Hunt, CTVNewsCalgary.ca (Canada)

January 12, 2021

 

CALGARY -- Firefighters battled high winds as they tried to put down a fire at a cattle feedlot south of Calgary Tuesday night.

 

The fire was at Larsons Custom Feeders, west of Fort Macleod, just off Hwy. 785.

 

911 calls started coming in after 5 p.m. Tuesday evening.

 

The fire is reported to have started in the shop and then spread to a Quonset hut, before moving on to the feedlot.

 

No people were injured. It is not known how many animals perished.

 

Firefighters from Fort Macleod, Claresholm, MD of Willow Creek and Granum were on scene.

 

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