Barn fire kills 8 horses in Commerce City
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — A barn fire killed eight horses in Commerce City Saturday afternoon.
Firefighters received the call about a fire near East 83rd Avenue and Pontiac Street at 12:21 p.m.
The South Adams County Fire Department responded to the fire.
Shortly before 6:30 p.m., the fire department said investigators determined eight horses and one unknown small animal died in the fire.
A spokesperson said the structure was a loss.
There were no injuries to people and the cause of the fire was under investigation.